[systemd-devel] PATCH: ensure systemd-udev is started before local-fs-pre.target

Kay Sievers kay at vrfy.org
Sat Mar 23 05:50:06 PDT 2013

On Fri, Mar 22, 2013 at 11:44 PM, Lennart Poettering
<lennart at poettering.net> wrote:
> On Thu, 21.03.13 17:32, Frederic Crozat (fcrozat at suse.com) wrote:

>> on https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=809820 we noted loopback
>> mountpoint could failed if systemd was trying to mount them before
>> systemd-udevd was started, since some static devices node wouldn't be
>> created in time.
>> This patches ensures local-fs-pre.target is started after systemd-udevd
>> is started.
> Hmm, Kay?
> Is this about creating /dev/loop-control?

It is.

systemd-udevd creates the "dead" device nodes at startup, which the
kernel modules export in:
  /lib/modules/$(uname -r)/modules.devname

The patch looks fine, if nobody has any better idea how to do that.


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