Subject: Re: halt on panic [patch]
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Charles M. Hannum <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/28/2004 16:36:10
On Monday 28 June 2004 16:31, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> When the system panics, it reboots immediately. On some systems (i386 :),
> it's too fast to read anything. Thus, being able to at least halt the
> machine if needed would be nice. What do people think about a
> HALT_ON_PANIC kernel option? Implementation below...

Um, perhaps this should be sysctlable the same way dump_on_panic is?