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Re: Shutdown

Look into kernel documentation for "sysrq".


Alt-Sysrq key will get you out from disastor if you compile kernel with
this option.  This is for Frozen X,... 

*  What are the 'command' keys?
'r'     - Turns off keyboard raw mode. (THIS IS FOR FROZEN X)
's'     - Will attempt to sync all mounted filesystems.
'u'     - Will attempt to remount all mounted filesystems
'k'     - Kills all programs on the current virtual console.

'b'     - Will immediately reboot the system without syncing or
          unmounting your disks.
'o'     - Will shut your system off (if configured and
On Tue, Apr 03, 2001 at 05:56:46AM -0700, D. Hoyem wrote:
> Same subject different question.  How do you shutdown
> your system if it is FROZE, Ctrl+Alt+Del, nor the
> system power button will not shut it down, the only
> way that I know is to turn off the power strip.  Is
> there another way?
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