Subject: Re: delay before cpu_reset()
To: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
From: Stefan Grefen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/11/1998 00:59:22
In message <email@example.com> Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> On Oct 10, Stefan Grefen wrote
> > That shouldn't matter after a panic , as we don't turn the power of
> > and just reboot.
> 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.
That should go in a 'atshutdown' function for a driver.
> Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. Manuel.Bouyer@lip6.fr
Stefan Grefen Tandem Computers Europe Inc.
firstname.lastname@example.org High Performance Research Center
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