KERNEL_HALT(9) Driver Basics KERNEL_HALT(9)NAME
kernel_halt - halt the system
Shutdown everything and perform a clean system halt.
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HALT(8) halt HALT(8)NAME
halt, poweroff, reboot - Halt, power-off or reboot the machine
halt, poweroff, reboot may be used to halt, power-off or reboot the machine.
The following options are understood:
Prints a short help text and exits.
Halt the machine, regardless of which one of the three commands is invoked.
Power-off the machine, regardless of which one of the three commands is invoked.
Reboot the machine, regardless of which one of the three commands is invoked.
Force immediate halt, power-off, reboot. Do not contact the init system.
Only write wtmp shutdown entry, do not actually halt, power-off, reboot.
Do not write wtmp shutdown entry.
Do not send wall message before halt, power-off, reboot.
On success, 0 is returned, a non-zero failure code otherwise.
These are legacy commands available for compatibility only.
SEE ALSO systemd(1), systemctl(1), shutdown(8), wall(1)systemd 208HALT(8)
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