[systemd-devel] systemd hangs on shutdown

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Tue Sep 27 13:50:57 PDT 2011

On Tue, 27.09.11 20:18, Daniel Drake (dsd at laptop.org) wrote:

> Hi,
> Revisiting running recent Fedora versions on OLPC XO. This is a Fedora
> spin with a custom kernel (which is now really just mainline but with
> our own config).
> One problem that we've always had since the systemd switch, which I've
> never really investigated, is that shutdown never completes.
> A few things get shut down, like the display manager and NM etc, but
> then the system just hangs forever.
> Full boot and shutdown logs:
> http://dev.laptop.org/~dsd/20110927/systemd-shutdown-hang.txt
> Any debugging pointers/suggestions?

Boot with "systemd.log_level=debug" and "systemd.log_target=kmsg" on the
kernel cmdline. Then shutdown and look at the output that is generated
then. If you find nothing useful in it, please paste it somewhere so
that I can have a look.


Lennart Poettering - Red Hat, Inc.

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