Subject: Re: delay before cpu_reset()
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 10/10/1998 19:33:20
> It does mater on my PC. The disk's cache is cleared by the hard reset
> (so my / FS is not marked clean even after a regular reboot).
> The 2 seconds delay helps here, but some disks may need more, and anyway it
> was not the original itend of this patch.

Me too!
And this is on a remote router, which is my only access to that network, so I
have to talk some Windows-weenie via phone to get the machine back up...