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AmigaOS 4.0 - About OS4 - Commands

REBOOT AmigaDOS
Purpose: To reboot the system.
Format: REBOOT [FAST | WARMREBOOT] [WAIT <wait>] [SYNC]
Template: FAST=WARMREBOOT/S, WAIT/N/K, SYNC/S
Path: C:REBOOT
REBOOT is used to reboot the system from a Shell or script. A common application would be where a application Installation script needs to perform a reboot.

The FAST or WARMREBOOT options, if specified, indicate that a "Warm" reboot should be performed. The default is a "Cold" reboot.

The WAIT option, if specified, is used to specify a delay time in seconds to wait before performing the reboot.

The SYNC option, if specified, will that all disk activity has ceased before performing the reboot.

Example 1:

3.OS4:> REBOOT FAST SYNC performs a "Warm" reboot after waiting for any disk activity to complete.

Example 2:

3.OS4:> REBOOT WAIT=20 performs a "Cold" reboot after waiting for 20 seconds.


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Revised: February 9, 2006.