Now what about shutdown?
Posted Sep 23, 2008 1:16 UTC (Tue) by JoeBuck
In reply to: Now what about shutdown?
Parent article: LPC: Booting Linux in five seconds
Val Henson wrote an article about that for LWN: Link.
The observation was that it often takes less time to crash and restart a program than it does to shut it down cleanly. So why not always crash it?
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