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[Xen-users] Re: udev fails in guest, which seem to lead to getty hanging

To: Christian Horn <chorn@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [Xen-users] Re: udev fails in guest, which seem to lead to getty hanging.
From: Ligesh <myself@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 6 Feb 2007 00:57:00 +0530
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On Mon, Feb 05, 2007 at 08:24:06PM +0100, Christian Horn wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 02, 2007 at 04:56:58AM +0530, Ligesh wrote:
> > Ok I found that nash-hotplug must be killed before starting udev, 
> > and it is because it is not killed that udev is failing.
> Seen the same thing here on a fc6-dom0 with sles10, rhel4 and
> debian-unstable in domU, nash-hotplug hanging and sucking up a
> cpu. Just a fc6-domU behaves as it should, used the fc6-initrd
> for all those domU, maybe thats the cause.

 You need to add a kill nash-hotplug inside the init-scripts of the domUs. Or 
just handcraft the initrd to not use it or kill it before switching to the 
actual kernel.

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