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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
This question is more in the line of how init messages get sent to a console during startup/shutdown. My problem has to do with exporting a VM from AWS to KVM (and a retry on virtual box). I am looking for a understanding on how init messages are sent to a device and what controls them My two... (0 Replies)
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2. Red Hat
Please share your thought what could make the server shutdown:
Dec 1 10:20:05 powellton syslog-ng: syslog-ng version 1.6.8 starting
Dec 1 10:20:06 powellton kdump: Loaded kdump kernel: /sbin/kexec -p /boot/vmlinux-22.214.171.124-0.34-kdump --append="CRASH=1 root=/dev/rootvg/rootlv... (1 Reply)
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
This is probably a simple question, but I'm new with writing scripts for Linux (IPFire in this case) and Google wasn't helpful with this.
When creating a script, what is the best and/or proper way to have it exit automatically if the reboot or shutdown command is given? If that's even... (2 Replies)
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4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have Oracle 9i R2 on AIX 5.2. My Database is running in shared server mode (MTS).
Sometimes when I shutdown the database it shutsdown cleanly in 4-5 mints and sometimes it takes good 15-20 minutes and then I get some ora-600 errors and only way to shutdown is by opening another session and... (7 Replies)
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5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
dmesg is used to print bootup messages. How can i get/read the shutdown log messages? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: proactiveaditya
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
please could someone advise the best command to shutdown and then for it to reboot back online again.
Note: I shall be doing this from a telent session.
venhart (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: venhart
The wtmp file records all logins and logouts. Its format is exactly like utmp except that a null user name indicates a logout on the associated terminal. Furthermore, the terminal name "~" with user name "shutdown" or "reboot" indicates a system shutdown or reboot and the pair of terminal names... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Laksmi
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to control my server from shutting down and rebooting.
It will ask for some question before the process, ex: who are you? what is the reason for shutting down? ...
I think I can overide that binary of shutdown/reboot command, but it is confused.
We have many way to... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: fongthai
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi, i have sco openserver 5.0.6 but have a problem with shutdown or reboot commands.
The string I use is "shutdown -g0 -y" but the system just hangs on "The sytem is down" . I used to get a "Safe to turn of" but now nothing. Same with "reboot" the sytem just freezes.
Any suggestions? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: VTechman
Can any want here could explain to me the different between soft reboot and hard reboot .
Seelan (3 Replies)
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