[CentOS] Checking last shutdown state

Thu Aug 14 20:29:29 UTC 2008
nate <centos at linuxpowered.net>

Joseph L. Casale wrote:
> How do I check the last shutdown, or any if possible for
> the status related to whether or not it was clean? I need
> to know if a UPS had successfully shut a few boxes down.

You should be able to check the boot logs to see if the
file systems were mounted cleanly or if they had to have
their journals checked.