A stock ASUS EeePC-901 takes very long to boot, mainly attributable to the udev initialization taking 45 seconds.
dmesg excerpt :
[ 10.332584] HDA Intel 0000:00:1b.0: PCI INT A -> GSI 16 (level, low) -> IRQ 16
[ 55.772314] udev: renamed network interface eth0 to p33p1
kernel-PAE-188.8.131.52-30.fc15.i686 (module eeepc_laptop loaded)
Remark : the next substantial time lapse (29 seconds) may or may not be related : (excerpt from /var/log/messages)
Jun 10 08:36:00 xxx dbus-daemon: [system] Activating via systemd: service name='org.freedesktop.RealtimeKit1' unit='rtkit-daemon.service'
Jun 10 08:36:00 xxx dbus-daemon: [system] Successfully activated service 'org.freedesktop.RealtimeKit1'
Jun 10 08:36:29 xxx gnome-session: WARNING: Application 'gnome-settings-daemon.desktop' failed to register before timeout
Jun 10 08:36:30 xxx dbus-daemon: [system] Activating service name='org.freedesktop.UDisks' (using servicehelper)
Jun 10 08:36:30 xxx dbus-daemon: [system] Successfully activated service 'org.freedesktop.UDisks'
Jun 10 08:36:30 xxx dbus-daemon: [system] Activating service name='org.freedesktop.UPower' (using servicehelper)
Jun 10 08:36:30 xxx dbus-daemon: [system] Successfully activated service 'org.freedesktop.UPower'
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(In reply to comment #0)
> [ 55.772314] udev: renamed network interface eth0 to p33p1
Oh, this is most likely a biosdevname bug
Hi, This issue seems similar to bug 707583. Could you please test biosdevname-0.3.11 and let us know the results ?
biosdevname-0.4.1-1.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 17 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing biosdevname-0.4.1-1.fc17'
as soon as you are able to.
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biosdevname-0.4.1-1.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.