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Anyone seeing udev failing to start in Rawhide?

Repeated errors on the console like this:

Starting udev Kernel Device Manager...
[FAILED] Failed to start udev Kernel Device Manager.
See 'systemctl status systemd-udevd.service' for details.
[ OK ] Stopped udev Kernel Device Manager.
Starting udev Kernel Device Manager...
[FAILED] Failed to start udev Kernel Device Manager.
See 'systemctl status systemd-udevd.service' for details.

When I finally get to the emergency console the output from "systemctl
status systemd-udevd.service" isn't actually any more helpful:

‚óŹ systemd-udevd.service - udev Kernel Device Manager
Loaded: loaded (/usr/lib/systemd/system/systemd-udevd.service; static; vendor preset: disabled)
Active: failed (Result: exit-code) since Wed 2019-04-10 09:43:21 BST; 3min 41s ago
Docs: man:systemd-udevd.service(8)
man:udev(7)
Process: 938 ExecStart=/usr/lib/systemd/systemd-udevd (code=exited, status=226/NAMESPACE)
Main PID: 938 (code=exited, status=226/NAMESPACE)

Apr 10 09:43:21 trick.home.annexia.org systemd[1]: Starting udev Kernel Device Manager...
Apr 10 09:43:21 trick.home.annexia.org systemd[1]: systemd-udevd.service: Main process exited, code=exited, status=226/NAMESPACE
Apr 10 09:43:21 trick.home.annexia.org systemd[1]: systemd-udevd.service: Failed with result 'exit-code'.
Apr 10 09:43:21 trick.home.annexia.org systemd[1]: Failed to start udev Kernel Device Manager.
Apr 10 09:43:21 trick.home.annexia.org systemd[1]: systemd-udevd.service: Service has no hold-off time (RestartSec=0), scheduling restart.
Apr 10 09:43:21 trick.home.annexia.org systemd[1]: systemd-udevd.service: Scheduled restart job, restart counter is at 5.
Apr 10 09:43:21 trick.home.annexia.org systemd[1]: Stopped udev Kernel Device Manager.
Apr 10 09:43:21 trick.home.annexia.org systemd[1]: systemd-udevd.service: Start request repeated too quickly.
Apr 10 09:43:21 trick.home.annexia.org systemd[1]: systemd-udevd.service: Failed with result 'exit-code'.
Apr 10 09:43:21 trick.home.annexia.org systemd[1]: Failed to start udev Kernel Device Manager.

The kernel is: 5.1.0-0.rc3.git3.1.fc31.x86_64

It seems to be a udev problem because going back to kernel 5.0.0
does not help ...

Rich.

Comments

Re: Anyone seeing udev failing to start in Rawhide?

By Richard W.M. Jones at 04/10/2019 - 04:53

Forgot to say that the version of systemd is:
systemd-242~rc3-1.fc31.x86_64

Rich.

Re: Anyone seeing udev failing to start in Rawhide?

By Damian Ivanov at 04/10/2019 - 05:05

Yes, system is unable to boot anymore. With previous kernels and rescue
modes as well. I used the opportunity to install silver blue.
BR,
Damian