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Date:      Mon, 04 Dec 1995 02:03:25 -0600
From:      John Goerzen <>
To:        John-Mark Gurney <>
Cc:        Michael Jamet <>,,
Subject:   Re: USR modem setup [ How to setup auto answer ] 
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: Your message of "Sun, 03 Dec 1995 16:20:26 PST." <> 

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> > NEVER, NEVER, NEVER use ctrl-alt-del from within any OS other than DOS.  
> > That includes FreeBSD.  NEVER use ctrl-alt-del from within FreeBSD.

> I got a question why?  ctrl-alt-del under freebsd at least the last time 
> I did it with 2.1-R synced the disks...  just like a normal reboot or a 
> shutdown...  mind expounding?


My apologies, I was incorrect.  In FreeBSD, apparently C-A-D does do a safe reboot (I have not tried it myself, though).  I guess I'm just remembering bad experiences with Linux.

John Goerzen, programmer and owner   | MICRO$oft only exists because some
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