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FS#32729 - [util-linux] login with ~/.hushlogin displays last message which prevents silent boot

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Kai Hendry (hendry) - Saturday, 17 November 2012, 05:23 GMT
Last edited by Dave Reisner (falconindy) - Sunday, 18 November 2012, 02:19 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Tom Gundersen (tomegun)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Description: Originally filed incorrectly on getty (I'm told):

I have ~/.hushlogin however I still get a non-silent boot:

Additional info:
* util-linux 2.22.1-2

Steps to reproduce:

A `sleep 10` in my ~/.bash_profile which allows me to clearly see this "noise". Furthermore if I have a USB key attached I get kernel messages printed to tty0!?
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Closed by  Dave Reisner (falconindy)
Sunday, 18 November 2012, 02:19 GMT
Reason for closing:  None
Additional comments about closing:  Please take your "silent login" crusade to the upstream projects who might actually fix these "bugs".
Comment by Dave Reisner (falconindy) - Sunday, 18 November 2012, 01:37 GMT
Why does this have anything to do with util-linux? It's the kernel throwing those messages.