HAL not loaded on startup.

Lubomir Kundrak lkundrak at redhat.com
Mon Mar 24 04:02:07 PDT 2008

On Sun, 2008-03-23 at 01:00 +0530, Akhil Ravidas wrote:
> When i login, i get a dialog saying: HAL not started. I have to
> manually start it each time. how to start HAL at startup??
> i tried sudo update-rc.d hal defaults which gives this message "System
> startup links for /etc/init.d/hal already exist"
> In sysv-rc-conf command hal has run level 2 , 3 , 4 , 5. sill HAL
> daemon does not start despite me being at runlevel 2 .

Maybe hal dies early after startup attempt. What Operating system are
you using?

Lubomir Kundrak (Red Hat Security Response Team)

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