restart


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

restart

[′rē‚stärt]
(aerospace engineering)
The act of firing a stage of a rocket after a previous powered flight.
(computer science)
To go back to a specific planned point in a routine, usually in the case of machine malfunction, for the purpose of rerunning the portion of the routine in which the error occurred; the length of time between restart points in a given routine should be a function of the mean free error time of the machine itself.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

restart

To resume an operation after a planned or unplanned termination. See boot, warm boot and checkpoint/restart.
Copyright © 1981-2019 by The Computer Language Company Inc. All Rights reserved. THIS DEFINITION IS FOR PERSONAL USE ONLY. All other reproduction is strictly prohibited without permission from the publisher.
References in periodicals archive ?
According to energy industry intelligence service, Genscape, Exxon restarted the 65,000 bpd hydrocracking unit on Sunday.
The company also restarted work earlier this year on the new King Abdulaziz Airport in Jeddah, Reuters said.
Women Restart is a platform that acts as a support system for women by helping them in developing an understanding of their own job readiness and familiarizing them with the latest trends and technologies used in the workplace.
Summary: Austrian oil and gas group OMV has restarted work at its Nawara natural gas project in southern Tunisia, it was quoted as saying by Reuters on Tuesday, after blockades had
"Thanks to hard work by Congressional leaders of both parties and in both chambers, we're one step closer to having an hours-of-service restart rule that makes sense and puts safety first."
"It's been a while since we have made the needful arrangements to restart our international activities and it was just the other day that Bundesbank (Central Bank of Germany) issued a new license authorizing BMI branch in Hamburg to restart its normal activities", said Dr.
The issue at hand is the 34-hour restart for drivers.
In the following we refer to the resulting iterative method as restarted FOM with restart length m, or, as a shorthand, FOM(m).
It was possible to restart the second machine at the mill, book paper machine, PM 12, on 2 December 2015.
Holmen AB (STO: HOLMB) announced on Wednesday the restart of production at paper machine PM 12 at Hallsta Paper Mill.
Tokyo, Aug.11 (Petra)-- Japan restarted on Tuesday morning the first nuclear reactor under new safety requirements following the Fukushima disaster and a milestone for the country's return to nuclear power.