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Date:      Sun, 12 Mar 1995 14:06:31 PST
From:      trost@cloud.rain.com (Bill Trost)
To:        ats@g386bsd.first.gmd.de
Cc:        hlew@genome.Stanford.EDU, wollman@halloran-eldar.lcs.mit.edu, jg@euronet.nl, questions@FreeBSD.org
Subject:   Re: Halt
Message-ID:  <bill+9704.962170@cloud.rain.com>
In-Reply-To: <199503121707.SAA12986@g386bsd.first.gmd.de>
References:  <Pine.SUN.3.91.950310114245.21371C-100000@vegemite.Stanford.EDU> <199503121707.SAA12986@g386bsd.first.gmd.de>

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Andreas Schulz writes:
    > Is the situation below normal:

    > In X11R6 if I logon to console, open a few xterms, su to root,
    > and enter the reboot command, the system reboots, but comes back
    > up saying that the system was improperly dismounted.
    
    Yes, expected behaviour :-). The running X-server and the xterms most 
    likely blocks the unmount of the /usr filesystem....

Except that all running processes get killed before the umount's
occur.  I don't see the described problem on my system; I reboot from
an xterm all the time.  The system is 2.0 CDROM.



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