UFS2 and/or sparse file bug causing copy process to land in
toasty at dragondata.com
Sun Feb 22 17:16:57 PST 2009
On Feb 22, 2009, at 5:54 PM, Carl wrote:
> Is there some other way to forcibly reboot a remote system from the
> command line when a normal shutdown command is going to totally hang
> the system in this way? Or perhaps some kind of watchdog that has a
> good chance of surviving long enough to unjam a situation like this?
reboot(8)'s man page:
-n The file system cache is not flushed. This option
bly not be used.
-q The system is halted or restarted quickly and
only the flushing of the file system cache is performed
-n option is not specified). This option should
probably not be
One or both of those would probably do it.
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