[SunRescue] OBP coolness

Carl-Johan Schenstrom rescue at sunhelp.org
Fri Jun 1 04:23:04 CDT 2001

On Fri, 1 Jun 2001, Sebastian Marius Kirsch wrote:

> > I've not tried it, but there's an option on the shut down menu for my
> > Indigo 2 that says "Restart the system at X time".    I wonder who I could
> > scare the hell out of at 4am....
> Yeah, but I'd rather do that with an Indy, since the Indy's boot sound
> is so much cooler than the Indigo^2s. ;-)

I used to have a script on my Indy run by cron at ten pm which started a
loop basically consisting of "if anyone logged in then continue else sleep
300" and then set the wake up time to seven am and shutdown. It made a
perfect alarm clock! =)

There is a package with startup and shutdown sounds from almost all SGIs.
I think I've got it at home somewhere..


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