eject from halt
Scott James Remnant
scott at netsplit.com
Wed Jun 4 17:18:24 BST 2008
On Wed, 2008-06-04 at 11:23 -0400, Jeremy Katz wrote:
> Not without doing some sort of hack to precache binaries. Because you
> want to eject and then halt. If you have to do eject separately in the
> script, then you need to be sure that halt exists in the buffer cache so
> that you don't need to go to the (now ejected) CD to read the halt
There's no guarantee that all of halt will be in the cache either, you
may well eject inside halt and be unable to page in the rest of the
binary to actually do the syscall.
Have you ever, ever felt like this?
Had strange things happen? Are you going round the twist?
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