[systemd-devel] systemd console messages (crippled)

Zbigniew Jędrzejewski-Szmek zbyszek at in.waw.pl
Tue Jan 6 06:42:09 PST 2015

On Tue, Jan 06, 2015 at 02:51:50PM +0300, Nikolai Zhubr wrote:
> Hi people,
> I'm now fighting with opensuse 13.2 failing to mount some or all
> disks at boot, obviously resulting in unusable system. This
> distribution is systemd-based, hence I'm here. While I haven't yet
> exactly understood my disks problem, one other thing is absolutely
> clear: systemd messages as displayed on text-mode console are
> crippled and there is no option to decripple them. This is my
> favourite (real-life example):
> [FAILED] Failed to start File System Check on
> /dev/disk/by-uu...5-eaedc37c1852.
> See "systemctl status 'systemd-fsck at dev-disk-by\x2duuid-729...ce'"
> for details.
> [DEPEND] Dependency failed for /sysroot.
How many disks do you have? I'm pretty sure that only one which matches

Messages are truncated because there's only so much space on 80
column text displays, and filling the screeen with wrapped unit
names is not useful anyway. This is supposed to give you an overview
of what is happening. You can always view the details using journalctl
and whatnot.


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