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Old 01-10-2007, 03:11 PM   #1
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reboot kernel from kernel from loadable module ?


Hello,

Is there a way to reboot a system (Kernel) from withing a loadable module ?

Of course of user-space coud just exec the reboot command.

thank you

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Old 01-11-2007, 05:22 AM   #2
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Is there a way to reboot a system (Kernel) from withing a loadable module?
Should not be impossible but *why* would you want that?
 
  


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