Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 134577
Smartd service fails to start on boot every time.
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:50 EST
Description of problem:
Smartd always fails during the boot process system appears to function
as it should however.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Turn machine on and boot Fedora
2. Run through boot process as normal
Smartd fails to start
I would expect the service to start instead of failing every time.
This problem probably isn't related to this component but there is no
I have exactly the same issue, and it persists in the lastest FC3T3
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Kay, what is the relevance of the cpuspeed init script to smartd startup?
What sort of hard disks do you have? IDE/SCSI? If they are IDE are
I have IDE drives, no SATA's yet.
Please do the following (as root):
and then post the output as an attachment. Also please post
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smartd debug output
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my smartd config file
Both the config file and the smartd --debug output look 100% normal
and correct. Please post the contents from /var/log/messages when you do
Well in truth I have not noticed a smartd failure since I upgraded to
fc3 I think whatever the problem was was already handled, I'll get
back to you with that output later on if you still want to see it.
Hi im also facing the similar problem btw im using FC4
Well it seems that the original bug disappeared after upgrade to FC3.