Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Setting up the kernel option without rhgb.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. delete the option rhgb from /etc/grub.conf kernel line
It takes 30s to 5 minutes to the start Fedora.
Booting without rhgb (see the services strating) should be fast as it was before eg (kernel-126.96.36.199-105.fc12.x86_64).
I didn't try to add the rhgb option to kernel-188.8.131.52-114.fc12.x86_64 but it had the same symptoms.
You can use plymouth-set-default-theme to change the theme to "details" if you want to see the services starting.
No, it doesn't work. Setting up plymouth-set-default-theme to default has no influence to showing the services start. I tried with both kernel options "kernel /vmlinuz-184.108.40.206-115.fc12.x86_64 ro root=/dev/mapper/fedora-system quiet" and "kernel /vmlinuz-220.127.116.11-115.fc12.x86_64 ro root=/dev/mapper/fedora-system rhgb quiet". If there is quiet option the system just waits with black screen (if you switch by typing Esc to the "blue bubble loading" you can see, how it is fill up - but this all is before the kernel boot ends.) If there is a quiet option the kernel waits between "firewire_core: created device fw0: GUID cff45a84fffcf2fe, S400" and "dracut: Scanning devices sda2 for LVM volume groups" (or sometimes other random stage). It sometimes works fine (kernel boots quick).
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