2 more Q's about 386/ix

D'Arcy J.M. Cain darcy at druid.uucp
Sat Dec 16 15:42:24 AEST 1989

In article <1910 at syma.sussex.ac.uk> jonm at syma.sussex.ac.uk (Jonathan Meyer) writes:
>Two quick questions -
>I have both VGA and MDA cards + monitors. In DOS I can run both, switching
>using the mode command. Can I do this for 388/ix?
>Is it possible to run shutdown from anything other than the console VT?
>Sometimes I would like to be able to reboot my system safely from a remote
>login, but can't.

Try "shutdown -y < /dev/console"

D'Arcy J.M. Cain (darcy at druid)     |   Thank goodness we don't get all 
D'Arcy Cain Consulting             |   the government we pay for.
West Hill, Ontario, Canada         |
No disclaimers.  I agree with me   |

More information about the Comp.unix.i386 mailing list