shut down without shutdown

Jared Ottley jottley at gmail.com
Fri Nov 9 10:18:14 MST 2007


take a look at this

  http://gentoo-wiki.com/HOWTO_Shutdown_headless_server_when_power- 
button_pressed

Jared

On Nov 9, 2007, at 10:09 AM, Andres Gonzalez wrote:

> I am working on a dedicated file server using RAID-1 and mdadm. I want
> to be able to run this box without a monitor and keyboard. Also, it
> will not be running 24/7.
>
> Is there any clean way to turn off the box without using the normal
> shutdown? Since I will not be using a keyboard/monitor, I need a way
> to power down gracefully at the end of the day without first executing
> the shutdown command with a keyboard.
>
> I would think that the embedded linux camp would have crossed this
> issue by now.
>
> I can think of some kludgy ways to do this, but I would rather not
> resort to that.
>
> Thanks,
>
> -Andres
>
>
>
>
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