Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 443216
Haldeamon hangs on boot and then timeouts
Last modified: 2013-03-05 22:55:35 EST
My system does not load haldaemon. The bootup proces hangs on haldaemon loading
and timeouts and continues after some time. Haldaemon is not running then.
I tryed to run it manually, but it becomes a zombie:
[root@puda ~]# hald --verbose=yes
12:29:56.006 [I] hald.c:634: hal 0.5.10
12:29:56.007 [I] hald.c:643: Will daemonize
12:29:56.007 [I] hald.c:644: Becoming a daemon
+ Stopped hald --verbose=yes
[root@puda ~]# bg
+ hald --verbose=yes &
[root@puda ~]# ps xaOT | tail -6
1708 tty6 Ss+ 0:00 /sbin/mingetty tty6
1803 pts/0 S 0:00 hald --verbose=yes
1804 ? Zs 0:00 [hald] <defunct>
1814 ? S 0:00 sleep 30s
1815 pts/0 R+ 0:00 ps xaOT
1816 pts/0 S+ 0:00 tail -6
I see no error messages from the kernel or via syslog.
My system is up-to-date FC8 (kernel-184.108.40.206-84.fc8, hal-0.5.10-1.fc8.2).
If you want to get better output then you sould run it with
hal --daemon=no --verbose=yes
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