[arch-general] testing/systemd 191-1 failed to boot

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Sat Sep 22 04:18:49 EDT 2012

On 22/09/12 18:07, Heiko Baums wrote:
> Am Sat, 22 Sep 2012 15:09:02 +0900
> schrieb Zhengyu Xu <xzy3186 at gmail.com>:
>> After updating systemd to 191-1 in testing repo, I had following
>> messages during booting and the process was stuck (crashed).
>> [   10.539416] systemd[1]: segfault at 7d ip b75a97b7 sp bfb0ece8
>> error 4 in libc-2.16.so[b752a000+1a4000]
>> [   10.539700] systemd[1]: Caught <SEGV>, core dump failed.
>> Downgrade to 189-4 can solve this problem. I want to know if this
>> is a personal problem or a general bug affecting others as well.
> Why am I not surprised?

Medical condition?

> Yes, binary init system is so much better than a script based init
> system. And Poetterix is so damn good, so advanced, such an evolution
> and so much better than the common and over 40 years well tested
> sysvinit.
> Come on systemd fanboys, here you have the first example. There's more
> to come. I'll get my popcorn.

Because we have never had unbootable systems due to upgrades in
[testing] before...  You say "sysvinit" but that relied on many compiled
binaries (e.g. bash)


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