On Thu, 17 Aug 2006, Jeff Dike wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 17, 2006 at 12:54:18PM -0400, Rick Spillane wrote:
>> I was wondering why this phase of the boot process is so slow. Is
>> there some way I can speed it up? If there is some configuration I can
>> tweak to skip this step, that would be great, if it would require
>> changing a lot of kernel source or what-not, then just tell me that
>> also, and I will live with it. Any explanation as to why this is so
>> slow though would be greatly appreciated.
> It creates a hell of a lot of short-lived processes. Process creation
> is slow for UML, so this makes this part of the boot particularly
If you use udevtrigger from udev 088 or higher instead of the shell
script stanza, this should no longer be a problem.
`In typical emacs fashion, it is both absurdly ornate and
still not really what one wanted.' --- jdev