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Re: Bug#444980: udev not restarted after exiting runlevel 1

On Mon, Jul 07, 2008 at 04:56:02PM +0200, Frans Pop wrote:
> Marco d'Itri wrote:
> > Actually, should udev be killed at all when switching to single user
> > mode?
> I don't think so. Single user mode is for sysadmin tasks and I'd say that 
> the udev daemon should be running for those as performing those tasks 
> could result it udev triggers being generated, which should be processed.

I would tend to disagree. 'single user mode' means 'the bare minimum for
the system to work'; provided the system still has a static /dev if udev
is not active (it does, right?), udev is not required at all for
single user.

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