systemd 240-1 broke Plasma

December 23, 2018

apt full-upgrade? No

apt warned about breaking things or removing packages? No

what happened

Plasma stopped booting, kdeinit5 stuck at 100% CPU

bug report

#917167 240 breaks kde (rakes ages to launch)

how did I flagged the problem

debian-kde@lists.debian.org

how did I found the solution

debian-kde@lists.debian.org

how did I fixed

# Downgrade systemd to 239-15
$ apt install libsystemd0=239-15 systemd=239-15

# And put it on hold
$ apt-mark hold systemd 

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September 20, 2018