Re: Patch: linux-2.5.42/kernel/sys.c - warm reboot should not suspend devices

From: Eric W. Biederman (
Date: Thu Oct 17 2002 - 04:08:47 EST

"Adam J. Richter" <> writes:

After having looked at it, device_shutdown is correct enough and
close enough to what I need, that I no longer care about the exact details.
Just so long as sys_reboot calls always calls it, and kexec can call it.

If you can talk someone into improving it's implementation that is fine
with me. As I find drivers that are causing problems problems because they
won't shut up I will point the driver authors in the direction of whatever
the current kernel api is.

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