cvs commit: src/sbin/reboot reboot.c
doconnor at gsoft.com.au
Mon Aug 7 02:25:14 UTC 2006
On Monday 07 August 2006 01:52, Dag-Erling Smørgrav wrote:
> Bruce M Simpson <bms at FreeBSD.org> writes:
> > Log:
> > Block a variety of signals which may afffect reboot(8), before killing
> > init(8), to avoid losing a race to them and dying before being able
> > to call reboot(2).
> Wouldn't it be more logical to have init(8) perform the reboot(2) call
> upon receiving a signal from reboot(8)?
You wouldn't be able to reboot the system in single user mode then would you?
(Unless you are local and your keymap allows ctrl-alt-del to work anyway)
Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
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