reboot command behaves different on Linux

Corinna Vinschen
Tue Mar 19 12:09:00 GMT 2013

On Mar 19 11:40, Frank Fesevur wrote:
> Hi,
> I noticed that the cygwin reboot works different then the reboot
> command on my (debian based) Linux machines. The cygwin reboot
> requires a time on the command line while the reboot on Linux doesn't
> accept a time and reboots immediately.
> Is there a reason why this is? I can create a patch, if wanted/needed.

It's a self-written tool, not something based on sysvinit or systemd.


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