hal doesn't recognize mounting of devices

David Zeuthen david at fubar.dk
Mon Oct 24 07:54:53 PDT 2005

On Mon, 2005-10-24 at 13:25 +0200, Danny Kukawka wrote:
> I never seen this or get a bugreport for SUSE, but IMO this is a kernel bug. 
> The kernel should update /proc/mounts before emit the netlink message. How 
> long is the delay between the event and change in /proc/mounts?
> Btw. We maybe could workaround this with add a short delay befor 
> open /proc/mounts (but IMO the kernel need a fix.)

We could and should do this in the interim. Are the kernel duders aware
of this issue?


More information about the hal mailing list