Bug#631754: mountfrom=ufs:/dev/ufsid/... can timeout with USB flash drives
On Mon, 27 Jun 2011, Timo Juhani Lindfors wrote:
Benjamin Kaduk <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Where/how are you setting the value?
I hit "e" in grub to get the menu entries. Then I added it as a new
Hmm, I am not very familiar with the kFreeBSD boot process, but this value
is normally set in the FreeBSD loader; on stock FreeBSD it would be in
My understanding is that if that new value is read, the kernel should
force a delay of that long on the entire boot process, which cannot be
When exactly should it do this delay? Is it handling USB events during
It should delay during the device probe stage of the boot process (though
I don't remember exactly where).
Sorry I don't have all the details relevant here; hopefully someone else
on debian-bsd will chime in.