How do I control-alt-delete from a unix viewer?

System Administrator admin "at" intergrafix.net
Thu, 16 Jul 1998 16:04:51 +0000


On Thu, 16 Jul 1998, James [Wez] Weatherall wrote:

> I thought Ctrl-Alt-Backspace did that, not Ctrl-Alt-Del?  Does
> Ctrl-Alt-numeric_del do a reboot as root, too?  I'm planning on adding, if
> possible, code to make WinVNC respond to the Del on the numeric keypad of
> Unix boxes, too, since so many Unix users seem to want to use that Del,
> and since if you were in front of the Windows machine, it would work
> locally.
> 

i must be an exception, becuase i never pushed Ctrl-Alt-numeric_del in my
life, in all my years in unix or in windows. I dont think i've EVER
touched the numeric delete key.

-Tony
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