I'm running Linux inside kvm. When I issue the halt command as root in the guest, eventually the guest halts with the kernel log message System halted.. However, the kvm host process keeps running. Is ...
Problem: The SSDs in our servers require a power cycle (i.e. off/on, not reset/warm reboot) after a firmware update. Thoughts: Using 'ipmitool chassis power cycle' I can cycle the server's power. ...
halt can turn off the machine, but shutdown now doesn't turn off ,it just logs the root off. Anyone knows the reason?
I have had a hard drive failure which has caused a lot of processes to go into an uninterruptable state ("D" state in ps- See this question). I cannot kill these processes, so I wish to shut down, but ...
EC2 Ubuntu servers erase all disk contents when being shut down. Following an unfortunate accident, I have decided to prevent the command-live halt, poweroff and shutdown. What's the best way to do ...