[Pkg-systemd-maintainers] Bug#728026: systemd: timeout opening/writing control channel /run/initctl + Failed to get D-Bus connection: Failed to connect to socket /run/systemd/private: Connection refused

Michael Stapelberg stapelberg at debian.org
Sat Nov 2 16:31:13 GMT 2013

control: reassign -1 src:linux linux/3.11
control: found -1 linux/3.12
control: retitle -1 userspace apps using epoll_wait have their memory corrupted
control: noowner -1


Axel and I looked into this yesterday and realized that systemd
segfaults (as visible in the “journalctl” output after reproducing the

A bit of googling reveals https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/36991 which is
about the same issue.

Axel Beckert <abe at debian.org> writes:
> Kernel: Linux 3.11-1-686-pae (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
The following kernel change causes the issue you are describing:

Apparently, only 32-bit machines running Linux ≥ 3.10 are
affected. Rolling back to an older kernel version or manually reverting
the commit I pointed to above fixes the issue.

I am reassigning this bug to src:linux in the hope that the maintainers
can apply a patch rolling back the commit in question. As described in
https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=61781, upstream has reverted
it for 3.12, too.

Best regards,

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