Subject: Re: SIGPWR description translation
To: Tim Rightnour <>
From: Jaromir Dolecek <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 01/24/2000 16:02:27
Tim Rightnour wrote:
> I'm a bit confused here.. what does SIGPWR do in NetBSD?  under AIX a SIGPWR
> from my understanding means "I'm about to loose power, save your data and get
> out of the cpu"

SIGPWR is currently not used on NetBSD at all anywhere. It was added
to force updating the signal stuff for >31 signals only IMHO :)

What it _should_ mean is the semantics similar to the AIX one probably.

Jaromir Dolecek <>
@@@@  Wanna a real operating system ? Go and get NetBSD, damn!  @@@@