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Bug 136527 - mount and unmount suddenly becoming very noisy
mount and unmount suddenly becoming very noisy
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: hal (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: David Zeuthen
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2004-10-20 14:49 EDT by Michal Jaegermann
Modified: 2013-03-05 22:41 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-10-20 18:47:50 EDT
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Description Michal Jaegermann 2004-10-20 14:49:38 EDT
Description of problem:

After recent updates on every 'mount' and 'umount' something like
that shows up:

  key=volume.is_mounted, rem=0, add=0
  key=volume.mount_point, rem=0, add=0

Apparently on /dev/tty as even ' >/dev/null 2>&1' is not killing it.
This is rather unkind to various utilities and cron jobs which do
not expect anything of that sort and apparently do not have
a resonable way to shut that up.

Something changed in util-linux or this is the next nasty surprise
from 'hal'?  Unable to keep its debugging output to itself?

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Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2004-10-20 17:46:17 EDT
David - is hal logging to console somewhere?
Comment 2 David Zeuthen 2004-10-20 18:05:44 EDT
This appears to come from hal-device-manager. I'm not at all sure how
the reporter put his system in a state to get this logged to the
console. I guess it would be helpful to include the output of 'ps aux'.

Comment 3 Michal Jaegermann 2004-10-20 18:26:52 EDT
> I'm not at all sure how
> the reporter put his system in a state to get this logged to the
> console.

He booted it. :-)

But in the meantime he applied updates from 20041020 set, rebooted
with a new kernel and extra messages for now vanished.  If they will
reappear I will remember to run 'ps aux'.

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