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shutdown -h now: FreeBSD server won't power down [closed]

I'm not a sysadmin, but got a used dell poweredge r320 anyway. A problem I've been having with it is that after issuing the shutdown -h now command in FreeBSD the system goes through the init system ...
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EventLog Windows Event - Why is event #6008 logged even after normal shutdown and restart?

I have been restarting and shutting down the machine through proper steps, ie, using start button, using command line and using Alt+F4. But, shut down event tracker is not logging any events. On ...
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Kernel general Windows events - Why are machine shut down events not logged?

The Kernel general events associated with machine shut down are not being logged in Windows event viewer. Some of them are with following Event IDs: - 1074 : Event containing reason for machine shut ...
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Is 2250 a valid time interval to the shutdown command on CentOS/RedHat?

I need to shut down all machine in a site - on a Sunday. I created a script (at bottom) that will execute the following on each machine, on the preceding Friday: command="hostname ; sudo shutdown -h ...
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What's the difference between shutdown -h and shutdown in Centos7?

shutdown -h now vs shutdown now,what's the difference in Centos 7?
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Hyper-V Windows 2012 R2 - How to stopp VM with status stopping-critical

Unfortunately sometimes when we shutdown a virtual machine (problem persist with only one machine), this machine dont complete the shutdown and keep stucked with the state: stopping-critical and ...
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MySQL server (mariadb) auto shutdown without overload

With old configs, my VPS (1 CPU, 1 GB RAM, 1 GB swap) works normally for almost 2 years. I didn't change anything from beginning. But I have this issue several days ago, MySQL server automatically ...
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cannot shutdown virtual domain until connected to it

I have a rather weird problem. I'm going to try and present facts but the truth is that my problem seems so awkward that I don't really know what is happening. I run a Debian 8.11 host with libvirt-1....
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Can't shutdown/reboot due to “Error getting authority:…”

in case that, my server running a lot of java process. and then the process /usr/lib/systemd/systemd --switched-root --system --deserialize 21 running and took almost ~100% of cpu usage.... i've tried ...
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Kafka cluster: Withstanding a network outage

We have a kafka cluster. And a network. Yay. The network will be unavailable across all racks in our data center for 5-10 minutes (!) because maintenance requires it. I'm concerned that is too long an ...
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Basic scaling instances of GAE don't shutdown even when idle-timeout is far exceeded

I have configured a version of my default service on Google App Engine Standard (Java, though that shouldn't make any difference) to use basic scaling and run a single B2 instance: <appengine-web-...
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Can I uncleanly close a TCP connection, to mitigate a denial-of-service attack?

I work on a web service which could be the target of a denial-of-service attack. We have in place some mitigations against "SYN flood" style attacks. But there are other "application-level" attacks ...
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shutdown -r now works reboot does not

I have two identical servers running CentOS 7 and identical OS and BIOS (including ACPI) configuration: server1: reboot and shutdown -r now work fine server2: shutdown -r now works, but reboot hangs ...
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Master-Master replication how to catch up sync if shutdown

for work I was supposed to set up a master-master replication of 2 servers ( raspberry pi 3 debian ), which I did and it works, but now I have come to the issue of why we set up the replicas in the ...
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WSL command execution at startup/shutdown from Local Group Policy Editor in Windows 10

The base is a fresh install of Windows 10 with the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) enabled and with a Ubuntu installed. The tool is "Local Group Policy Editor" under "Local Computer Policy > ...
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Disabling a CMD command for a User

Let's say there are two accounts on Windows, Admin and User. Im running a program which shutdowns system in some ammount of time (using shutdown /s /t). Is there any way to disable shutdown -a for a ...
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When is system scheduled for reboot?

Where can I find information about if there is an reboot scheduled and in that case: when, why and by who? I got this in my terminal: Broadcast message from root@my-server (Tue 2017-11-07 09:00:00 ...
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ACPI shutdown does not always work on a Windows Server virtual machine

With virtualbox, I use VBoxManage controlvm "$VMNAME" acpipowerbutton to shut down a virtual server when the host is shutting down. This works well when I test, but not in real world cases (i.e. when ...
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Is it possible to replace 'restart' in windows with a script? [closed]

I would like to replace 'restart'; meaning, when I press restart I would like the computer to execute a script instead. Is there maybe a restart file that runs when I press restart that I can edit or ...
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Sending graceful shutdown via AMT to intel NUC

I have several intel NUC (NUC5i5MYBE) hosts with AMT support and an up-to-date firmware (2017-05-06). I am able to send power-up and (hard) power-off and get the correct power info using amtc and ...
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Windowns Hyper-V Virtual Machine shutdown instead of restarting as commanded

I am running a Windows 2016 Hyper-V host with the following VM's 2x Windows 2012 R2 2x Ubuntu 16.04 Whenever I carry out a restart of the VM's after an update they nearly always shut down and ...
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Halt, not power down, a windows server

A client recently changed their UPS and now claims that their server is not coming back up after am extended power outage. They have tested their system and it will keep the last state, so if the ...
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power off vnx 5200 block

I have a question about powering down EMC vnx 5200. when i power off vnx 5200 according to instruction (in the unisphere environment) after 5 minute LED of SP Fault and SP Unsafe to remove and SP ...
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Dell PowerVault MD1000 Keeps Shutting Down

I have a Powervault MD1000 that has been running for over a year with no issues, but within the past couple weeks, every few days the enclosure powers down and it and the server has to be restarted to ...
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Windows unforced (not forced, graceful) restart (reboot)

I wish to restart Windows 7 x64 by schedule, but the shutdown process needs not to be forced, but applications allowed to end normally. I have used scheduled task and system utility shutdown.exe with ...
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Graceful shutdown of Kubernetes cluster

We have a 4 node Kubernetes cluster, installed using Juju 2.0 and the official canonical Kubernetes charm. The sole purpose of this very local and private installation is development and testing. One ...
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OEL 7.2 with LACP systemd shutdowns networking before umounting _netdev filesystems

I've built an NFS cluster with OCFS2 as a backing filesystem. This is working quite well with the exception of when a node is restarted/shutdown cleanly it causes a fence operation as network is ...
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Shutdown domain PC's in bulk ASYNCHRONOUSLY [closed]

I am using psshutdown to turn off list of computers, but it seems ages to shutdown a list of 50+ PC's. It's shutting down them one by one, not all of them at the same time. Is there any program or ...
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Linux shut down server when not active for X time

I have development servers that are paid by the hour. Some of the machines are not really in use for fiew days in a week, is there a mechanism that will shout down the server after X time that it is ...
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“reboot” or “shutdown -r now”: what restart command is safer?

We have in our organization around ~500 RedHat Linux machines. On all the machines we installed applications and services under /etc/init.d, and oracle RAC servers. We intend to perform yum updates ...
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Is there a Difference between “logoff” and “shutdown -l” -command in Windows?

Is there a Difference between logoff and shutdown -l -command in Windows? They both logoff the current session. (Background: i had a Problem where the software in the costumers remotesession (w2k12) ...
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VM Inaccessible

So I had to remotely shut down my servers last night as the air conditioner crapped out on us. I shut down the VMs and then the hosts. Fired up the 2 hosts today which auto start the VMs. Datastores ...
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Shutdown and poweroff linux server when no one is using it

My backup server (running Arch Linux) can be remotely powered on via its out of band power controller (HP ILO), using a simple ssh command. Several clients will backup at the same time and each will ...
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How to reboot from a chroot environment?

I have a kickstart file that I use to install CentOS 7. I run some scripts in the %post section of the kickstart file. In the script, there is a checking for the compatibility of the machine, and if ...
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How long do daemons have to exit when the server shutdown signal is received?

As we are developing a complex set of services on Linux, we developed a tool that starts them one by one. One of the many considerations for creating such a tool was the order in which items can be ...
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Batch Shutdown Linux Machines from Windows Server

I have 20 Ubuntu terminals that run RDP sessions from our RDS server (Server 2012R2). I want to shut down these machines and night and start them up again in the morning remotely, preferably from ...
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How to verify if a Windows Server shutdown was complete on server hardware before UPS killed power?

Our Windows Server 2012 R2 machine just got its own UPS (APC Back-UPS RS 550G). I'm using the Windows release of apcupsd and since I would prefer if the UPS would turn off after shutdown I also added ...
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How can I predict systemd's shutdown order?

Is there a way to get systemd to tell me the rough order in which it will shutdown services when I cleanly shut the whole system down? Since systemd will shut things down in parallel, I appreciate ...
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How does BMC know when Host initiates shutdown from its OS?

I was reading about Intel Server Management and have this question. Through BMC web one can initiate a graceful shutdown to the Host OS, this is fine. But how does it work when OS initiates a poweroff/...
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How to find the ip address of the pc that sent a shutdown command?

I'm a system administrator in a school. We have a classroom with 20 PC's in a domain, and all PC's use the same user to log in. Sometimes students use the shutdown command to shut down the PC's of ...
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How can I script the shutdown of a host by a remote server when rsync completes and no users are logged in?

This is what I have so far. This script would run on a Network Services host that does things like DHCP etc... and in this instance should be waking and sleeping computers for backup. #!/bin/bash ##...
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Linux guest graceful shutdown in Hyper-V

What mechanism Hyper-V use to signal a Linux guest to gracefully shut down? Somehow CoreOS does gracefully shut down, but another Linux doesn't (it is just abruptly powered off)
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Libvirt guest destroyed after shutdown

I have created a VM withLibvirt and when I shut it down whether forcefully or with ACPI, it gets deleted. I create it: <domain type='kvm'> <name>deneme2</name> <memory>...
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PowerChute vMA server shuts down ESXi host after boot

I've ran into a critical problem first time installing and configuring a UPS connected to a server. Whenever I boot up the vMA server, ESXi starts shutting down all the VM's and then itself. It's ...
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Configure JBoss7 / EAP6 to undeploy applications before shutdown

When I deploy my JEE6 application on JBoss EAP 6.3 and shutdown the server before manually undeploying the application I get unexpected Exceptions (see below). I'm looking for a way to make shutdown ...
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Forced shutdown of inactive and not logged in machines via server

A little preface to the situation: I'm working at a hospital where a lot of machines are left running, sometimes overnight, and I want to put forward a proposal of shutting down inactive and not ...
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Restart Alfresco / Tomcat

When I am trying to restart Alfresco, it stops with this message: p@p:~/alfresco-5.0.d$ ./alfresco.sh restart Using CATALINA_BASE: /home/p/alfresco-5.0.d/tomcat Using CATALINA_HOME: /...
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VPS server restarting MOD_SECURITY?

My VPS server has been acting up lately, for example last weekend the PHP module Imagemagick simply stopped working and I had to do a PERC uninstall / reinstall. Today my server has been totally ...
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Deploy a Powershell script and run on shutdown thru group policy

I have a Powershell script I need to deploy to my clients PC and then run it on shutdown. I̶ ̶k̶n̶o̶w̶ ̶i̶t̶ ̶i̶s̶ ̶p̶o̶s̶s̶i̶b̶l̶e̶ ̶t̶o̶ ̶r̶u̶n̶ ̶P̶o̶w̶e̶r̶s̶h̶e̶l̶l̶ ̶s̶c̶r̶i̶p̶t̶s̶ ̶o̶n̶ ...
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best practise for a shutdown strategy for server with critical processes

Assume a Window Server with running services and running console applications The nature of this software is very critical. Operations take up to a few minutes and should not be terminated. What is ...