Re: Forcing an immediate reboot

From: Lee Revell
Date: Fri Oct 14 2005 - 20:51:27 EST

On Fri, 2005-10-14 at 18:46 -0700, Marc Perkel wrote:
> Is there any way to force an immediate reboot as if to push the reset
> button in software? Got a remote server that i need to reboot and
> shutdown isn't working.

If it has Oopsed, and the "reboot" command does not work, then all bets
are off - kernel memory has probably been corrupted.

Get one of those powerstrips that you can telnet into and power cycle
things remotely.


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