Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 983060
keep getting messages at boot time like "a start job is running for lsb"
Last modified: 2015-02-17 11:03:00 EST
Description of problem: keep getting messages at boot time like "a start job is running for lsb"
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): 19
How reproducible: usually
Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot fedora (19)
Actual results: endless messages about start jobs
Expected results: fedora boots normally
Additional info: upgraded using fedup from 18
As of kernel 3.11.1-200.fc19.x86_64, my laptop hangs sometimes on the line "A start job is running for Sendmail." There are other similar messages, all of which make the boot slower, but none so far which has hung the boot. Temporarily, I have uninstalled sendmail on that computer so that it will boot.
Very strange, and probably just coincidence:
In Network Management, I selected "Manage Connections", and then removed the wireless entries that are obsolete, leaving only the one that's used daily. When I rebooted the next day, I no longer got the boot-time messages. Re-installing sendmail made no difference--I'm no longer getting the messages, and boot no longer hangs.
What makes me think that this might not be coincidence is that I have three machines, only one of which has had this problem. My desktop doesn't use wireless, and doesn't have the problem. My other laptop does not connect automatically to its wireless, has only one entry in Network Management, and also does not have the problem.
I have the same problem on Fedora 20. When the OS is booting, it shows following messages:
[FAILED] Failed to start Network Manager Wait Online
[ OK ] Reached target Network is Online
[ *] A start job is running for LSB:Bring up/down networking ...
The computer is starting approximately 15 minutes. When starting phase is done, the network is still unavailable for another 2 minutes until Network Manager is operational.
We don't use Sendmail and WiFi profile on this computer...
Thank for any advice
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