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    SubjectRe: Feature for sysrq.
    >    On the other hand, it might be useful to add a capability to the keyboard
    > driver allowing arbitrary programs to be executed on press of given key
    > combination. This might be simply accomplished by passing a message

    This can already be done with the "ctrlaltdel" in inittab. The
    keyboard driver sends a signal to init and init starts a process in
    response. (It doesn't have to be reboot; most likely it shouldn't be
    reboot :-) Assign the (misleadingly named) symbol "Boot" in the
    keytable to the key you want.


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