|BOOT(9)||Kernel Developer's Manual||BOOT(9)|
boot — halt or
reboot the system
function handles final system shutdown, and either halts or reboots the
system. The exact action to be taken is determined by the flags passed in
howto and by whether or not the system has finished
If the system has finished autoconfiguration,
boot() and the
RB_NOSYNCflag is not set in howto, syncs and unmounts the system disks by calling
vfs_shutdown() and sets the time of day clock by calling resettodr(9).
RB_DUMPis set in howto, but
RB_HALTis not), saves a system crash dump.
RB_HALTis set in howto, halts the system. Otherwise, reboots the system.
If the system has not finished autoconfiguration,
prints a message, and halts the system (unless
RB_USERREQ is specified, in which case the system
will be halted if
RB_HALT is given, and rebooted
otherwise; see reboot(2) for
|December 10, 2014||OpenBSD-6.9|