LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Linux Power User Bundle
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 03-01-2014, 12:16 AM   #1
kthurst
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Dec 2013
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Linux Reboots Automatically after power off


Hi,
I am using Redhat 6.
Whenever I shut down the system (no matter whether i use
gui shutdown button or
shut down before/after login or
terminal commands -like shutdown -p, poweroff -f, halt --poweroff, init 0 etc.)
system reboots automtically after a couple of seconds after
the system shuts down.
I tried disabling all 'wake-up/power-on' settings provided
in BIOS, but the problem persists.

With ACPI disabled it does not reboot but ends up in a message
"system halted" (it does not power-off).

What could be the problem? How shall I make it work with ACPI
enabled?

Thanks and regards,
Kthurst

Last edited by kthurst; 03-01-2014 at 12:19 AM.
 
Old 03-01-2014, 09:46 AM   #2
Aakas
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2014
Location: USA
Posts: 5

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Thumbs up System restart/shutdown automatically due to different runlevel

I thought there is some eroor on inittab file i.e
/vi /etc/inittab
change the appropriate runlevel
at bottom of inittab file there is field like
id:5:initdefault(check this field)

thankyou
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Linux Server Reboots Automatically adarshmca Linux - Newbie 3 07-29-2011 12:50 AM
can't shutdown a netbook - it automatically reboots itself sycamorex General 2 05-29-2010 03:53 PM
Error checking root filesystem in boot. Automatically reboots before log in. Romanus81 Slackware 8 08-18-2008 09:38 AM
set iBook to automatically power-up after power failure peachy Other *NIX 4 04-19-2006 01:44 PM
FreeBSD reboots automatically Mikessu *BSD 11 04-29-2004 03:12 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:35 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration