[SOLVED] PVE Host stuck on "Job networking.service/start running"


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Jan 14, 2023

I have a 3 node PVE 8 cluster and did a kernel upgrade today. Now none of the hosts are booting (each one is an i7 NUC 13).
Here are a couple of pictures https://imgur.com/a/DyZ2mFx

When I go into recovery mode, I can enter my root pw and then the network is fine. I even ran iperf3 to another client, everything worked.
But when I go into recovery mode and press CTRL+D things get stuck at "Job networking.service/start running".
How can I debug this any further?
I note that I currently only have vmbr0 in interfaces (not two vmbr as shown in the screenshot). It still does not work.

If I boot normally, I only get about 6 lines of information with some warning about Bluetooth (which I think is irrelevant).
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All I solved this meanwhile.
I brought this mess on myself by running
apt upgrade

I had to remove a couple of ntp related programs
apt purge ntp
apt remove npt 
to get things working again.


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