Booting issues

Reindl Harald h.reindl at
Tue Mar 26 21:50:19 UTC 2013

Am 26.03.2013 22:28, schrieb Kinkaid:
> As I dug around the boot up process a little, I found a curious message about /mnt/usbdisk which was a usb drive I
> had setup shortly before all the latest bit happened.  I guess the init process was hanging when it was trying to
> mount the usb drive and that was halting the whole process.  After I removed the offending entry from /etc/fstab
> all boots up normally now

"noauto" is your friend and the last bit to zero which indicates at least "no fsck"
never configure temporary drives as like built-in ones

[root at localhost:~]$ cat /etc/fstab  | grep noauto
UUID=ea140964-634c-4fce-b587-9ce6a21b4cf9  /mnt/fileserver-backup  ext4 rw,noexec,noatime,noauto  0 0

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