Is there a list of available events that can be used for Upstart?
start on local-filesystems so local-filesystems is an event but when is it triggered and what other events are there?
Starting in Ubuntu 11.04, there is an awesome man page created by James Hunt called
Visualisation of Jobs and Events
There is also an excellent tool,
View all jobs:
View only plymouth, lightdm and mountall jobs:
You can also
That will give you most of them, the others are emitted by the dbus bridge.
For more information and best practices, see The Upstart Cookbook.
These events are emited by either
Any application can emit its own event, for example by
Some of them you can see as the output of
More information also at:
Have you tried Bootchart
Boot charts allow the developers to see how fast a machine is booting and to pinpoint where the bottlenecks are. People interested in helping out can install the bootchart package and report the results on this page.
How to install bootchart
What to do with your bootchart