Alt-SysReq-K in some cases nonfunctional.

Alan Pope alan at
Sun Feb 15 09:00:47 UTC 2009

2009/2/15 Mike Jones <eternalorb at>:
>     Could someone please explain to me what REISUB is? I have never heard
> this term before, and as I said before, I am a programmer by trade, with
> better than just basic knowledge about operating systems and such, so I am a
> bit thrown off.

It's the sequence of letters you type whilst holding down Alt+SysRq to
gracefully reboot the system (after doing nice things like syncing the


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