[Pkg-sysvinit-devel] Bug#697537: initscripts: bogus warning "fstab entries for both /dev/shm and /run/shm found"

Jakub Wilk jwilk at debian.org
Sun Jan 6 16:54:50 UTC 2013

Package: initscripts
Version: 2.88dsf-35
Severity: minor

The following warning is displayed during boot:

Warning: fstab entries for both /dev/shm and /run/shm found; only /run/shm will be used

However, I have only /run/shm in /etc/fstab:

$ grep /shm /etc/fstab
tmpfs /run/shm tmpfs nosuid,nodev,size=10%,mode=1777 0 0

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 7.0
    APT prefers unstable
    APT policy: (990, 'unstable'), (500, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (x86_64)
Foreign Architectures: amd64

Kernel: Linux 3.7-trunk-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=C, LC_CTYPE=pl_PL.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages initscripts depends on:
ii  coreutils       8.13-3.3
ii  debianutils     4.3.4
ii  libc6           2.16-0experimental1
ii  lsb-base        4.1+Debian9
ii  mount           2.20.1-5.3
ii  sysv-rc         2.88dsf-35
ii  sysvinit-utils  2.88dsf-35

Versions of packages initscripts recommends:
ii  e2fsprogs  1.42.5-1
ii  psmisc     22.20-1

-- Configuration Files:
/etc/default/devpts changed [not included]
/etc/default/rcS changed [not included]
/etc/default/tmpfs changed [not included]

Jakub Wilk

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