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Re: Bug#292831: udev: udev prevents X from beeing started

On Mon, Jan 31, 2005 at 05:31:03AM +0100, Joey Hess wrote:
> Marco d'Itri wrote:
> > My package works as designed, but let me know if you can design
> > something better.
> Oh, so it's udev that's responsible for what IIRC is a race that can
> cause X to not see the ps/2 mouse if the module is loaded as part of X's
> setup? Nice design. :-P
> FWIW, we have worked around this bug in d-i unstable for at least i386
> and amd64 by always putting psmouse in /etc/modules.

I did an amd64 install last week from the (then) current install image
and didn't end up with psmouse in /etc/modules; I added it by hand when
I found that udev was preventing X from starting. :-(

I am yet to submit a report; my bad.

Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <hamish@debian.org> <hamish@cloud.net.au>

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