[OpenIndiana-discuss] reboot completely

Marion Hakanson hakansom at ohsu.edu
Sat Sep 8 01:37:31 UTC 2012

openindiana at nedharvey.com said:
> So, things like init 6 just reboot from the kernel upward.  But sometimes you
> want or need to reset the computer, make it go through BIOS and grub and
> everything.
> If you login on the physical console, you can go to System / Shutdown, and
> there's a checkbox, "Skip boot menu on restart" which controls this behavior.
>  But if you're connected into gnome via VNC, that menu isn't present.
> How do you fully reboot the computer, without the physical console? 

You could turn off "fastreboot" temporarily:

  svccfg -s "system/boot-config:default" setprop config/fastreboot_default=fals



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