How to reboot from start scripts?

Josef Wolf jw at
Wed Sep 12 15:18:50 UTC 2007

On Wed, Sep 12, 2007 at 09:37:29AM -0500, glenn opdycke-hansen wrote:
> Another option (to reboot) is to Ctl-Alt-Backspace to shut down XWindows.
> Than should bring up a logon screen where you can select reboot.

No, this don't work, either.  The boot continues, until login-prompt
appears.  BTW: X11 is not even started this early in the boot phase.

Maybe we are talking about different thigs.  Just to clarify:  I am
talking about reboot from the scripts that are placed in /etc/rcS.d.

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