Subject: Re: Ctrl+Alt+Del = db>
To: Joel Wilsson <email@example.com>
From: john heasley <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/06/2003 02:16:57
Mon, Jan 06, 2003 at 12:44:36AM +0100, Joel Wilsson:
> On Monday, January 6, 2003, at 12:30 am, Thomas Miller wrote:
> >I accidentally hit Ctrl+Alt+Esc when I meant to type Ctrl+Alt+F1.
> >I discovered that hitting Ctrl+Alt+Esc crashes my system reliably,
> >where "reliably" means five times in a row.
> That's ddb, the in-kernel debugger. From the ddb(4) man page:
> "... key sequences for each port that will activate ddb from
> the keyboard:
> i386 <Ctrl>-<Alt>-<Esc>"
> You can disable it by compiling a kernel using a kernel config
> without options DDB in it, if it really disturbs you.
isnt it changable with sysctl -w hw.cnmagic= ?