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For some reason, my system takes over a minute to boot--this, despite Ubuntu's efforts for a faster boot. It's a fairly new laptop--2 or 3 years old--and while 10 seconds might be ambitious, over a minute seems a bit long.

I've created a bootchart. I'm blind, so I can't read this myself, and the logs don't appear fit for human consumption.


Any help diagnosing this would be greatly appreciated. This is on a Dell E4300.


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mongod looks suspicious and ureadahead looks like it is doing a profile run rather than a read ahead. Try again and it should exit much sooner. –  psusi Nov 26 '12 at 2:36

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