[systemd-devel] network and remote-fs on shutdown

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Tue Sep 11 07:15:27 PDT 2012

On Tue, 11.09.12 16:06, Zbigniew Jędrzejewski-Szmek (zbyszek at in.waw.pl) wrote:

> > Yes, this seems right.
> > 
> > Now, the question is what to do about it... I really have no nice way
> > out here short of biting the bullet and adding the ability of allowing
> > configuration of shutdown ordering that is not just the inverse of the
> > startup ordering. Then we could still allow the mount to be unordered
> > against remote-fs at startup but order it at shutdown.
> > 
> > Hmm, Michal, Kay, do you guys have any suggestions what we could do here?
> What about retrying the unmounting after a delay if EBUSY is encountered?
> sysvinit scripts seem to do that usually.

I think we really should try hard to avoid things like that for the
"clean" code paths.

But dunno, maybe relying on MNT_DETACH might be a good idea here?


Lennart Poettering - Red Hat, Inc.

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