[arch-dev-public] udev-168-2 needs to be moved to [testing]

Tom Gundersen teg at jklm.no
Tue May 17 12:07:44 EDT 2011

Hi guys,

There was a regression in udev-168, I have backported two patches to
fix the problem:

On Tue, May 17, 2011 at 1:47 PM, Tom Gundersen <teg at jklm.no> wrote:
> On Tue, May 17, 2011 at 1:19 PM, Hector Martinez-Seara <hseara at gmail.com> wrote:
>> After the last kernel update (I guess)  I cannot boot my system if a
>> external usb disk is present in /etc/fstab.


> There is currently a problem with the latest udev in that it does not
> settle properly (i.e., it does not wait for dirvers to be loaded
> before continuing). This most noticeable affects people using usb
> drives or kernels without devtmpfs.
> Please try: <http://www.pps.jussieu.fr/~teg/udev-168-2-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz>
> to see if the problem is solved for you, and report back at
> <https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/24288>. (assuming you are on x86_64,
> I'll do i686 tonight).

Hector just reported back that udev-168-2 solves the problem.

Can I ask someone to push it to testing? You'll find the packages in
my staging directory on gerolde.



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