Subject: Re: Trapping CTRL-AMIGA-AMIGA
To: Sunrise , Tim Walls <>
From: Markus Illenseer <markus@TechFak.Uni-Bielefeld.DE>
List: amiga
Date: 01/11/1995 17:09:38
On Jan 11,  8:59am, Sunrise wrote:
> Subject: Re: Trapping CTRL-AMIGA-AMIGA
> Regardinng trapping control amiga-amiga.... wouldn't it be just a whole 
> lot easier to use a shitdown command that 1) syncs disks, 2) halts 
> processes and 3) unmounts any filesystems etc? (not necessarily in that 
> order of course) Then once the system is quiesced, call or otherwise 
> signal the ados routine that causes a reboot.
>  No, it's NOT Ctrl-Amiga-Amiga, but it IS clean and safe.

 Thats not the purpose we had in mind. What you are suggesting is 
'fastboot' and already implemented :-)

 We want a secure implementation for either purposefull or accidental
press of C-A-A.

Markus Illenseer