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halt(8)								       halt(8)

Name
       halt - stop the processor

Syntax
       /etc/halt [ -n ]	[ -q ] [ -y ]

Description
       The  command  writes information	to the disks and then returns the pro-
       cessor to the monitor.  The machine does	not reboot.

Options
       -n     Prevents the sync	before stopping.

       -q     Causes a quick halt, no graceful shutdown	is attempted.

       -y     Allows you to halt the system from a dialup.

See Also
       reboot(8), shutdown(8)

				     RISC			       halt(8)

Name | Syntax | Description | Options | See Also

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