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    [Re]Boot Hazards

    Somewhere on the net i read that you should never do a hard reboot [[ push "Reset" ]] if you have drives mounted. Does Linux somehow lock up drives so they can be damaged in a hard reboot?

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    Aug 2004
    I've never had serious harddrive problems resulting from a hard reset. Usually Linux just detects that the harddrives weren't properly unmounted, runs fsck and all is well.
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