Killing L4Linux

Adam Lackorzynski adam at
Mon May 16 16:04:50 CEST 2005

On Mon May 16, 2005 at 06:03:09 -0700, gjoel123 at wrote:
> How does one kill L4linux from the DROPS console using the loader
> program?
> This is what I am currently doing:
> 1:I type 'n' at the DROPS console to get task ID's and names. This is
> what I get:
>          .
>          .
>       F.02    LOADER
>      12.03    Linux server
>          .
>          .
> 2. I type 'k' and then '12', and I get: 'Error -11 (not owner) killing
> task #12'.

Yes, there's a somewhat strict checking in there right now, I guess we
need to look at this to make this working in run again, somehow.

If you start L4Linux from within run the kill function should work.

> The aim is ultimately to correctly halt/reboot l4linux from l4linux's
> own shutdown code.

It does that for me without problems, at least with 2.6.

Adam                 adam at

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