init problem with Intrepid

Derek Broughton news at
Thu Oct 30 23:26:58 UTC 2008

Bart Silverstrim wrote:

> Derek Broughton wrote:
>> Bart Silverstrim wrote:
>>> Rashkae wrote:
>>>> Chris Rees wrote:
>>>>> No Derek! killall is WRONG! You screw up init's knowledge of what's
>>>>> running properly and what's not. You could end up with two gdms
>>>>> running....
>>>> Little enough chance of that :)
>>> I did it once. A monitor on the other side of the screen exploded.
>> Let me guess, you used "kill -BFG"?
> Cat walked on the keyboard. Virtual monitor on the other side exploded.
> I think it executed a regex command somehow.

I just got a cat last week.  He's caused untold CLI carnage already.  What
IS the attraction to walking on the keyboard?

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