Re: How can I boot Windows from Linux ?
Date: Wed, 27 Jul 2005 13:52:32 +0000 (UTC)
Timothy Murphy <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
: I have a dual boot machine (Windows-XP + Fedora-4)
: on my otherwise Linux network.
: Is there any way I can persuade this machine to reboot
: when it is running Windows
: from a Linux box?
: (It boots from grub, and Linux is the default,
: so if it re-boots it will start up in Linux.)
: I can ping the machine when it is running Windows
: from my Linux box.
: Is there any message I can send it
: to persuade it to re-boot?
Easiest way is likely to use the built-in tools:
log onto the XP box using rdesktop ( you of course need
to first enable this in XP) then bring up a shell, switch
to administrator ( if you didn't already log on as admin )
and type in "shutdown -r"
Stan Bischof ("stan" at the below domain)
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