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patch #6844: fix a bug in init: initialize 'flags' in reboot_system

Submitted by:  Zheng Da <zhengda>
Submitted on:  Tue 02 Jun 2009 08:47:27 AM UTC  
Category:  other Hurd Priority:  5 - Normal
Status:  Works For Me Privacy:  Public
Assigned to:  None Open/Closed:  Open
Planned Release:  None
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Tue 02 Jun 2009 08:47:27 AM UTC, original submission:  

We should initialize 'flags' in reboot_system.
The only information we need to get from proc_getprocinfo is the state of the process. 'flags = 0' is very enough to do the job and it can make proc_getprocinfo less likely to fail.
The Mach in my system somehow doesn't support the TASK_EVENTS_INFO type of information. Without the initialization of 'flags', it is possible that proc_getprocinfo returns error, which results in the failure to shut down the subhurd.

Zheng Da <zhengda>
Project Member


Attached Files
file #18216:  init.diff added by zhengda (492B - text/x-diff)


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