[arch-projects] [initscripts][PATCH 0/3] Minor cleanup to rc and disabling udevadm settle

Dave Reisner d at falconindy.com
Sat Apr 23 21:01:16 EDT 2011

This is mostly for the first patch, which allows setting UDEV_TIMEOUT=0 to
prevent 'udevadm settle' from being called. Looking back historically, this
seems to cause a lot of grief with a lot of hardware. Googling turns up things
such as...


So, we're looking at both recent and less recent. Moreover, most people
won't miss this if its disabled, as it's really just acting as a barrier
for coldplug events to complete processing. As long as it's optional and
documented, I think this is a reasonable thing to do.


 rc         |   15 +++++++++------
 rc.conf    |    3 ++-
 rc.sysinit |    4 ++--
 3 files changed, 13 insertions(+), 9 deletions(-)

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