[Grml] The installed GRML boots very slow

Hermann meinelisten at onlinehome.de
Tue Jun 2 10:42:35 CEST 2009

On 01.06.2009 at 23:59:41 Michael Prokop <mika at grml.org> wrote:

> * Hermann <meinelisten at onlinehome.de> [20090522 16:14]:
>> while checking out your list archive, I found that this was brought up
>> some months ago, but I repeat it:
>> I installed the release candidate of GRML 2008-11 on my desktop machine,
>> and since that I had to observe a slow boot process.
>> My hard drive start spinning and then stops for a long time till it
>> starts moving again. I guess that in the meantime there runs the
>> hardware detection. But why lasts this procedure so long?
> [...]
>> Anything wrong with that entries?
>> What can I change? I remember that deactivating udev detection is no
>> good idea.
> When booting with noudev the problem isn't visible?
> If so try finding out which driver takes so long to initialize.

How can I change boot options on an installed system?

> Look at output of lsmod of a system running without the use of
> noudev and manually load the drivers. Also check out dmesg and the
> timing information at the beginning of each line.
I've checked taht, but I don't really understand what all the entries
May I send you the output?

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