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Re: [opensuse-factory] Cannot boot after upgrading to Snapshot 20180120
  • From: Stefan Brüns <stefan.bruens@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 22 Jan 2018 18:54:57 +0100
  • Message-id: <3735125.7nTzDzV1Qj@pebbles>
On Monday, 22 January 2018 11:10:05 CET Thorsten Kukuk wrote:
On Mon, Jan 22, CnZhx wrote:
Maybe the OS now performs maintenance at boot because even the BtrFS now
uses systemd-timer for scheduling actions.

During the first boot with a new timer systemd finds out this timer
did never run before and starts it immeaditly.
If somebody knows how to tell systemd that btrfs-balance.timer should
run once a month, but not during the first 2 hours of a reboot ...


I found no way to specify this directly, but what might work is using a
"blocking" target, see e.g. the

For the beginning, putting "" should mitigate the problem.
It may slow down the login, but with some luck the user already had the
display manager idle around a bit.



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