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Bug 518682 - RFE Auto-reboot system after a kernel panic
Summary: RFE Auto-reboot system after a kernel panic
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: 11
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Kernel Maintainer List
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2009-08-21 16:58 UTC by Martin Naď
Modified: 2009-08-22 09:06 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-08-22 09:06:32 UTC
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Description Martin Naď 2009-08-21 16:58:14 UTC
Description of problem:
I would like that when there is a kernel panic, the system rebooted itself in deufalt system
I have not ,on computer,reset button, I must hard shut down computer
Actual results:
Fedora doesnt auto-reboot after a kernel panic

Expected results:
Auto-reboot system after a kernel panic

Comment 1 Michal Schmidt 2009-08-22 09:06:32 UTC
You can configure it using sysctl (e.g. in /etc/sysctl.conf). See Documentation/sysctl/kernel.txt from the kernel-doc package. You'll want "kernel.panic" and perhaps "kernel.panic_on_oops" too.

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