Subject: Re: CVS commit: basesrc
To: NetBSD-current Discussion List <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Greywolf <email@example.com>
Date: 05/16/2001 15:20:11
"Greg" == "Greg A. Woods <firstname.lastname@example.org>"
"Thor" == "Thor Lancelot Simon <email@example.com>"
Greg: If You really don't like that then put a watchdog timer on the power bar
Greg: and make sure your watchdog reset process *does* have a shutdown script!
Thor: shutdown scripts that don't supply such a time limit should not be run.
Greg: You've got it completely backwards!
"Make it configurable."
I think that there should be a configurable timeout for things like this,
including a value for "never".
"Just click on the START button and your journey to the Dark Side
will be complete!"