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SubjectRe: Magic SysRQ not working for me.
On Sat, Oct 10, 1998 at 08:17:57AM -0400, Mike A. Harris wrote:
> I'm running 2.1.125, and have just finished reading the magic
> sysrq documentation in the kernel Documentation dir. My kernel
> has this feature compiled in, and I can't get it to work at all.
> I have a standard AT keyboard (M-Tek K208) and have never had any
> keyboard trouble before with anything.
> Is there a problem with sysrq, or do I have to do something to
> enable it? I've searched /proc for a file that might need a "1"
> dumped into it, to no avail.
You're pressing ALT-PRINTSCREEN-<commandkey>, right? If so, then it should
work. There are some keyboards on which it doesn't, though. You should
read Documentation/sysrq.txt. It has an explanation of how to find out
the real keycode.
Linux jackalz 2.1.125 #143 Fri Oct 9 05:09:14 EDT 1998 i486
7:38am up 2 days, 1:30, 21 users, load average: 0.00, 0.00, 0.00

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