Comment 12 for bug 967229

Steve Langasek (vorlon) wrote :

James, the vt definitely needs to be cleared after plymouth exits (i.e., after lightdm starts up), not before, in order to avoid races. Brian Murray has been looking into this; Brian, any further progress?

> As for the second bullet, basically the way to fix this is to make sure that upstart
> schedules in the plymouth job immediately after lightdm stops and before any
> other shutdown jobs are scheduled.

First, there's no such facility in upstart.

Second, it doesn't change the fact that any other jobs that are /already stopping/ at the time lightdm stops may generate output.