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From: matthew green <[email protected]>
To: [email protected]
Cc: [email protected], [email protected],
Subject: re: port-sparc64/43362: "halt" at root device prompt does not work
Date: Thu, 27 May 2010 05:19:34 +1000
> I accidently booted a wrong kernel and it could not mount the root
> So I entered "halt" at the root device prompt and expected to get back to
> OF, so I could reboot a different kernel. However, the OF prompt was dead.
> This is reproducable at least on one machine.
i've seen this too.
do we shutdown on the wrong cpu by chance?