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Old 12-14-2011, 09:49 AM   #1
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How to determine if a reboot was graceful


How can one determine if a reboot was graceful in Linux?

Please show detailed commands.

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Old 12-14-2011, 10:53 AM   #2
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How can one determine if a reboot was graceful in Linux?
See if it flowed elegantly from BIOS to bootloader to ramdisk image to start_kernel(). Verify that its lines and proportions are harmonious. Check that it sounds pleasing to the ear. Inspect the output of last for lack of grace.
 
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Is the question about the shutdown, the subsequent boot or both?
 
  


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