[CentOS] Shutdown/poweroff does not power off machine

mark m.roth at 5-cent.us
Tue Jan 5 00:49:52 UTC 2010

Michael Klinosky wrote:
> m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
>> Must be the Optiplex - Thursday afternoon, we just did poweroffs on well
>> over 100 servers (HVAC maintenance this past Sat!), and it worked just
>> fine.
> I have the same issue with one of my boxes. 'Shutdown' will get to the 
> point of actually powering down, but just sit at 'System halted'.
Use either poweroff or shutdown -h


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