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Re: "3 fingers"
In message <199805032003.OAA13303@xerxes.courtesan.com>,
"Todd C. Miller" writes:
>In message <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> so spake Robert Heron (rh):
>> maybe I have stupid question, but how to activate Ctrl + Alt + Delete
>> OpenBSD shutdown?
>> By default it doesn't work like in Linux or FreeBSD.
>You don't. OpenBSD doesn't have that dubious "feature". You should
>run the shutdown command.
This *is* a feature, and it *is* lacking. There are many cases where the
system has 'went out to lunch', but the console driver is still alive, and
it would be much preferable to be able to sync the disks instead of just
hitting the reset switch.
Jason Downs (360) 694-3110