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weston does not startup on rpi3 when booted over nbd


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      E.g. https://lava.automotivelinux.org/scheduler/job/611


      This is using the build from





      raspberrypi3:~# systemctl status weston.service
      ● weston.service - Weston Wayland Compositor
         Loaded: loaded (/lib/systemd/system/weston.service; enabled; vendor preset: enabled)
         Active: failed (Result: exit-code) since Sat 2018-09-29 16:01:01 UTC; 7min ago
       Main PID: 440 (code=exited, status=1/FAILURE)
      Sep 29 16:01:01 raspberrypi3 systemd[1]: Starting Weston Wayland Compositor...
      Sep 29 16:01:01 raspberrypi3 systemd[1]: weston.service: Main process exited, code=exited, status=1/FAILURE
      Sep 29 16:01:01 raspberrypi3 systemd[1]: Failed to start Weston Wayland Compositor.
      Sep 29 16:01:01 raspberrypi3 systemd[1]: weston.service: Unit entered failed state.
      Sep 29 16:01:01 raspberrypi3 systemd[1]: weston.service: Failed with result 'exit-code'.


      raspberrypi3:~# cat /run/platform/display/weston.log 
      Date: 2018-09-29 UTC
      [16:06:27.774] weston 2.0.0
                     Bug reports to: https://bugs.freedesktop.org/enter_bug.cgi?product=Wayland&component=weston&version=2.0.0
                     Build: 1.99.94-2-g4c4f13d configure.ac: bump to version 2.0.0 for the official release (2017-02-24 16:19:03 -0800)
      [16:06:27.774] Command line: /usr/bin/weston --idle-time=0 --tty=1 --log=/run/platform/display/weston.log
      [16:06:27.774] OS: Linux, 4.9.80, #1 SMP Sat Sep 29 16:19:54 UTC 2018, armv7l
      [16:06:27.774] Using config file '/etc/xdg/weston/weston.ini'
      [16:06:27.774] Output repaint window is 7 ms maximum.
      [16:06:27.775] Loading module '/usr/lib/libweston-2/drm-backend.so'
      [16:06:27.783] initializing drm backend
      [16:06:27.784] logind: failed to get session seat
      [16:06:27.784] logind: cannot setup systemd-logind helper (-61), using legacy fallback
      [16:06:27.784] fatal: failed to create compositor backend



      leonanavi , sdesneux  any idea why this might happen (rpi3 + nbd) ?


      Display works before (kernel log and such).

      Interestingly this seems to work in the CI tests as I see the homescreen on the board come up, I'll look for possible differences in the job descriptions.

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            leonanavi Leon Anavi
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