I think my plane just rebooted...
March 26, 2008
The other night I was flying back from Florida aboard a brand spanking
new Delta 767-300. I was busy marveling at the plane's on board
entertainment system when an announcement came on that because a
number of passengers' systems weren't working the system would be
Over the next 10 minutes I watched the planes Linux-based in-seat
entertainment system reboot and conduct kernel diagnostics. I'm used
to seeing very public Blue Screen of Death errors, but never one from
the good folks at Red Hat...