Subject: Re: CVS commit: basesrc
To: None <,>
From: John Nemeth <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/16/2001 00:51:51
On Oct 1,  7:16pm, Luke Mewburn wrote:
} Modified Files:
} 	basesrc/etc: rc.shutdown
} 	basesrc/etc/defaults: rc.conf
} Log Message:
} - Implement an optional global watchdog timeout for rc.shutdown, which is

     Thank you.  It's always nice to see requested changes made.  I
know certain people see no need for this (and will probably consider it
bad); but, I've seen too many problems caused by shutdown scripts that
never exit.  The pratical reality is that I consider this to be
essential if there are going to be shutdown scripts.  It is
unacceptable for any program to stop the system from shutting down

}-- End of excerpt from Luke Mewburn