Fast partial reboot?

Paul Hoffman phoffman at
Mon Jun 6 15:11:20 GMT 2005

At 10:02 AM -0500 6/6/05, Tim Erlin wrote:
>Sounds like you're looking for 'shutdown -r now'

Nope. 'shutdown -r now' does a full reboot of the PC, which means 
re-loading the kernel and all the devices. That's quite a bit slower 
than 'shutdown now' and exiting the single-user shell.

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