[systemd-devel] "telinit u" works strange and breaks glibc uprades

Alexey Shabalin a.shabalin at gmail.com
Thu Sep 13 03:04:13 PDT 2012

2012/9/13 Lennart Poettering <lennart at poettering.net>:
> On Thu, 30.08.12 13:07, Alexey Shabalin (a.shabalin at gmail.com) wrote:
>> Hello.
>> We have critival bug when upgading glibc(2.11.3-alt8 -> 2.16-alt1):
>> error: execution of %post scriptlet from glibc-core-2.16-alt1 failed, exit
>> status 1
>> This error from /sbin/glibc_post_upgrade after run "telinit u".
>> In dmesg i see:
>> [1541516.951306] telinit[28180] general protection ip:7f3f08a328ae
>> sp:7fff0776e490 error:0 in libpthread-2.11.3.so[7f3f08a2d000+17000]
>> After error in %post i have two packages of glibc-core, and need
>> manual uninstall old glibc-core :(
>> Can you help me made upgrade glibc without error for  "telinit u".
>> PS: i see fedora don't run "telinit u" from /sbin/glibc_post_upgrade since 2008
> Is this systemd's telinit implentation or the old sysvinit one?
> Please provide a backtrace of the segfault, otherwise there's little we
> can do.

Don't worry, after update to v189 all work fine.
And we moved "telinit u" from %post /sbin/glibc_post_upgrade to rpm filetrigger.

Alexey Shabalin

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