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Ubuntu Server: Boot Messages on terminal 7 (video) Why?

I use only text terminals in ubuntu server. Especially at boot time :) I've turned off plymouth splash screen and I get boot messages on terminal 1. But after couple of messages, active terminal is ...
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After converting KVM machine to native environment, system boot is slow

A coworker set up a Ubuntu 12.04 system that will eventually be used for booting without a disk via the network with KVM. Everything works as it should on native hardware, except a delay of 113-114 ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.04: Boot hangs with error "udevd[538] inotify_add_watch(…) failed: invalid argument

I'm currently faced with the following situation: when rebooting a Ubuntu 12.04 LTS server after updating (it ran perfectly for a year or so, I updated it around two months ago and rebooted with no ...
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/var/log/boot.log incomplete

My core issue is that something is causing udev to spew thousands of messages during boot, slowing down boot by 10 minutes. My interrim issue however is that there are so many messages during boot ...
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How can I tell linux kernel to completely ignore a disk as if it was not even connected?

Notice Please scroll down for the answer (it has 0 points but it is the correct one). The problem is solved by a patch that will be in kernel 3.12.7 and up; I hope it will back-ported to earlier ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 boot from LiveCD - “udev timeout sbin/modprobe -bv” error message

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 from LiveCD. I get the short purple-hue screen at first, but then I get the following error: udev timeout sbin/modprobe -bv pci:v0.... This goes on for 2 ...
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Restored Ubuntu VM on VMWare hangs at init: udev-fallback-graphics

We have an Ubuntu server VM on a VMWare cluster that we back up every night. We're testing a restore today and have found that the VM hangs on boot at: init: udev-fallback-graphics main process ...
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Udev rules boot errors

TL;DR; Udev is showing a lot of errors during boot and it is pointing to a .rules file. A little background: I recently upgraded an Ubuntu 5 server to Ubuntu 12. I performed a stepwise upgrade to ...
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Udev rules boot errors

TL;DR; Udev is showing a lot of errors during boot and it is pointing to a .rules file. A little background: I recently upgraded an Ubuntu 5 server to Ubuntu 12. I performed a stepwise upgrade to ...
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Problems booting in recovery mode with Ubuntu 12.10

This is what I get when I boot into recoverymode: udevd[369]: timeout: killing '/sbin/modprobe/ -bv pci:v00001002d00006738sv0000174 Bsd0000174Bbc03sc00i00' [374] It shows multiple times.
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Can I prevent an IDENTIFY PACKET DEVICE command to a specific device at boot?

This is related to a previous question related to installation that is now resolved. I'm opening a new question, because I still need to get my DVD drive working. Problem: Failed boot when my ASUS ...
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What does udevd process do during the boot time?

Ubuntu 11.04 boot time is 80 seconds 67 of which belong to the udevd process. Here's what dmesg shows: [ 6.534288] EXT4-fs (sda5): mounted filesystem with ordered data mode. Opts: (null) [ ...
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What are these “unknown key 'BUS'” errors during boot?

I'm trying to optimize the boot process on my Ubuntu 12.04 laptop, and while analyzing the /var/log/boot.log file I found many unknown key 'BUS'.... How can I get rid of them? Here's the relevant ...
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Stuck on a blank screen with a flashing cursor and a udevd error [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: [My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it?] (My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it?) I have Ubuntu 11.10 ...