Disabling hald on SLES10 SP3 s390x architecture
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Modern mainframe setups often have a huge number of devices attached and active. While hotplugging (done by udev) is quite important on these systems, activation by a desktop user via hal is rarely needed. To avoid quite expensive CPU cycles by monitoring the system for hardware changes and to speed up the boot process, hald can be disabled. This TID explains how.
Please be aware, that some packages like YaST and NetworkManager depend on hal. If you want to use them, do not disable hal.
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- Document ID:7007621
- Creation Date: 20-Jan-2011
- Modified Date:05-Mar-2021
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