[arch-projects] [RFC3][PATCH] [mkinitcpio] Cleanly stop udev >= 168 as recommended by upstream.
thomas at archlinux.org
Tue May 3 04:23:26 EDT 2011
Am 03.05.2011 00:28, schrieb Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi:
> On 05/02/2011 01:09 PM, Dave Reisner wrote:
>> 11:52 kay » falconindy: only if you use --db-cleanup, and yes lvm
>> plays dirty tricks with udev and needs the db
>> 11:54 kay » falconindy: they need to catch up with 2011 a bit
>> and stop scanning /dev, or have crazy regexes in
>> config files
>> 11:58 kay » falconindy: in the past we used to rm -rf /dev/.udev
>> in the real root
>> 11:59 falconindy » which i assume is a more of a sledgehammer approach
>> to what the cleanup does
>> 12:00 kay » falconindy: not that different, the db_persist just
>> adds a sticky bit to the db file
I still don't understand what kind of real world problems will be caused
if we simply ignore this. I'll need to study this more thoroughly.
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