boot messages : say it ain't so

Christofer C. Bell christofer.c.bell at
Thu Jul 15 05:55:01 UTC 2010

On Wed, Jul 14, 2010 at 10:07 PM, Robert G. (Doc) Savage
<dsavage at> wrote:
> On Fri, 2010-07-09 at 20:58 +0000, BeartoothHOS wrote:
>>       Several machines have been showing lines like these :
>>                 Press 'I' to enter interactive startup.
>> Starting udev: udevd[405]: BUS= will be removed in a future udev version,
>> please use SUBSYSTEM= to match the event device, or SUBSYSTEMS= to match
>> a parent device, in /etc/udev/rules.d/85-pcscd_egate.rules:3
> Beartooth,
> I'm getting six similar error messages when udev starts on a 32-bit
> Thinkpad laptop. So far these errors appear to be benign and don't cause
> any crash(es). I've been expecting to see a fix Real Soon Now (tm)...

Can we assume you're seeing these messages on systems that have been
upgraded through several versions of Fedora?  If so, it may be time to
consider a clean install of the current release to clean out the cruft
(like the above) left from previous versions that were using methods
since deprecated.


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