Bug 454966 - hald would not start (hal-info-20080607-2)
hald would not start (hal-info-20080607-2)
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: hal-info (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: David Zeuthen
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-07-11 03:04 EDT by Hans Mõtshärg
Modified: 2013-03-05 22:56 EST (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2009-01-09 01:40:24 EST
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Description Hans Mõtshärg 2008-07-11 03:04:31 EDT
Description of problem:
Last update hal-info causes HAL daemon not start on Fujitsu Siemens S7120 laptop

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Install update and reboot ...

Actual results:
hald would not start, nor automatic or manually 

Solution was to use older version of hal-info 
(currently hal-info-20071030-1.fc8), no other changes.
Comment 1 Mace Moneta 2008-07-12 10:36:31 EDT
Same problem on i686 machine.  Reverting the update allows haldaemon to start.
Comment 2 Lee Haynes 2008-07-19 13:39:39 EDT
Same problem on Toshiba Satellite M65-S9062. Re-installed and held the update to
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