Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 432178
nash sleeps on the job
Last modified: 2009-01-09 00:57:37 EST
Description of problem:
The blank stare after it says "starting redhat nash" has gotten longer and
longer on my system as the fedora release number has gotten bigger. I
was recently told about "bootchart" and after running it, it appears as though
it really is a blank stare with nothing happening for the first 18
seconds of boot time, so I thought I'd report it and see what happens.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Every time I boot.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot system
2. watch blank stare after nash
quick like a bunny
For a long time I suspected it was waiting for the external USB drive
to spin up, but when I tried bootchart with and without the drive
plugged in, there was no difference. Find the bootchart graphs here:
And here's the hardware info:
P.S. I don't know if kernel is the right component for this, but there wasn't
a component named "nash", so I used kernel.
Filing against mkinitrd.
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