Is disabling ctrl-alt-backspace really such a good idea?

Mackenzie Morgan macoafi at
Thu Feb 12 22:37:58 UTC 2009

On Thu, 2009-02-12 at 22:41 +0100, Remco wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 12, 2009 at 10:31 PM, Mike Jones <eternalorb at> wrote:
> >     In light of that new info, I would say all of my objections are handled
> > quite nicely by Alt-Sysrq-k.
> I haven't tried it out yet, but I agree that this new A-S-K
> combination would be a good replacement. Now we only need to teach
> everybody about this. C-A-B was common knowledge.

Except when you don't have a SysRq key.

Mackenzie Morgan
apt-get moo
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