[LFS Trac] #1720: On, swapon sometimes fails

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Sat Feb 25 04:11:38 PST 2006

#1720: On, swapon sometimes fails
 Reporter:  martyman99999 at yahoo.com  |       Owner:  lfs-book at linuxfromscratch.org
     Type:  defect                   |      Status:  new                          
 Priority:  normal                   |   Milestone:                               
Component:  Book                     |     Version:  SVN                          
 Severity:  normal                   |    Keywords:                               
 I'm up on and UDEV 085.  However the swapon usually fails with a
 device not present.  A "sleep 2" before swapon fixes it, which sort of
 confirms it is a race with the new udev getting to create it.  However
 this is not a particularly elegant solution.

 - Marty Jack

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