open-iscsi init script causing ordering cycle with systemd

Bug #1444555 reported by Stefan Bader on 2015-04-15
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ifupdown (Ubuntu)
Martin Pitt

Bug Description

/etc/init.d/open-iscsi declares the following requirements:
# Provides: open-iscsi iscsi
# Required-Start: $network $remote_fs
# Required-Stop: $network $remote_fs sendsigs
# Default-Start: S
# Default-Stop: 0 1 6

This causes the following cycle to be detected:
Cannot add dependency job for unit display-manager.service, ignoring: Unit display-manager.service failed
Found ordering cycle on
Found dependency on ifup-wait-all-auto.service/start
Found dependency on
Found dependency on
Found dependency on dbus.socket/start
Found dependency on
Found dependency on open-iscsi.service/start
Found dependency on
Breaking ordering cycle by deleting job ifup-wait-all-auto.service/start
Job ifup-wait-all-auto.service/start deleted to break ordering cycle starting with

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tags: added: bot-comment
Martin Pitt (pitti) wrote :

I think it's best to relax the dependencies of ifup-wait-all-auto.service, so that it can start in early boot already.

affects: ubuntu → systemd (Ubuntu)
Changed in systemd (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Martin Pitt (pitti)
importance: Undecided → High
milestone: none → ubuntu-15.04
status: New → In Progress
affects: systemd (Ubuntu) → ifupdown (Ubuntu)
Martin Pitt (pitti) on 2015-04-15
Changed in ifupdown (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
tags: added: systemd-boot
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package ifupdown -

ifupdown ( vivid; urgency=medium

  * ifup-wait-all-auto.service: Relax dependencies to allow early boot
    services like open-iscsi to wait for
    (LP: #1444555)
 -- Martin Pitt <email address hidden> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 17:20:09 -0500

Changed in ifupdown (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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