[pve-devel] applied: [PATCH] smartmontools.default: add `-q never` to smartd_opts

Thomas Lamprecht t.lamprecht at proxmox.com
Fri Jun 16 16:53:19 CEST 2023

Am 16/06/2023 um 14:22 schrieb Stoiko Ivanov:
> smartmontools has the option to run as 'notify' type systemd.service
> (see `smartd(8)` in bookworm and later), and debian-upstream uses
> this.
> If a system has no monitorable disks (observed in a HP DL380g8, where
> smartd does not seem to work by default with the the smart-array
> controller with a RAID1 configured) the smartmontools.service fails
> because smartd exits with 17.
> Adding `-q nodev0`, which should cause the exit not to be considered a
> failure does not work either, because type=notify does not expect the
> daemon to exit (or the daemon exits before notifying systemd)
> Tested by installing a version with this patch on the HP DL380g8
> mentioned above, additionally inside a VM running PVE and a workstation
> upgraded to the latest 8.0 beta.
> Signed-off-by: Stoiko Ivanov <s.ivanov at proxmox.com>
> ---
>  debian/smartmontools.default | 4 ++--
>  1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

applied, thanks!

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