Subject: Re: run ddb(4) in "batch mode"
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jukka Salmi <email@example.com>
Date: 03/28/2007 16:00:04
Valeriy E. Ushakov --> current-users (2007-03-28 17:50:36 +0400):
> On Wed, Mar 28, 2007 at 15:45:02 +0200, Jukka Salmi wrote:
> > This didn't really work as expected because the ddb.commandonenter
> > commands caused ddb to print more than ddb.lines (24) lines of output;
> > thus ddb waited for user input to print the next page of output, and
> > didn't execute the `reboot' command automatically...
> > To fix this problem I added a new variable `batchmode', accessible via
> > sysctl(3) as the other built-in ddb variables.
> Uhm. What's wrong with ddb.lines=0 (except that 0 being magic is not
> documented in ddb(4))?
Uh, probably nothing, except that it's not documented ;-)
Thanks for the hint.
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