Slow shutdown in dependency-based boot system

Sven Joachim svenjoac at
Wed Jul 16 10:39:08 UTC 2008

On 2008-07-16 11:49 +0200, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:

> [Sven Joachim]
>> I tried to fix portmap's initscript, only to discover that
>> starts after portmap and deletes its pidfile.
>> How embarrassing!
> Why is portmap started before  In my test
> setup, it start after it:

Sorry, my mistake.  It's, not

>> The bug is #490985.
> The bug mention and not
> Which one is the problem?

The former.

> The /lib/init/ script should track which directories it
> has cleaned, and not try to clean them again.  Not sure why it fail in
> your case.  Lets continue working on this in #490985.

Well, I always see the messages about cleaning /tmp/, /var/lock and
/var/run twice on every boot.  Probably I have to add some debug
messages to /lib/init/


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