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Crashing HP-UX on purpose

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Ken Englander
Regular Advisor

Crashing HP-UX on purpose

Can anyone tell me an easy way to force a system running HP-UX 11i v3 to crash? This is a vPar running on an rx8640 if that matters.

Thanks!
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Steven E. Protter
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Re: Crashing HP-UX on purpose

Shalom,

To crash the hardware, hit the TOC button on the back.

To crash a vpar, there is a command.

http://docs.hp.com/en/5760/vPars_DVD_TAPE_NET_Usage_V2.pdf

vparboot is what I'd try.

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smatador
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Re: Crashing HP-UX on purpose

Hi,
To crash toc a vpar, do a vparreset -t
look at the man page
http://docs.hp.com/en/B2355-60127/vparreset.1M.html
Hope it helps
Ken Englander
Regular Advisor

Re: Crashing HP-UX on purpose

vparreset is what i needed - i forgot about that - trying to do too many things at the same time right now

Thanks for quick and needed answer!