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Old 09-14-2003, 03:30 AM   #1
southpawsc
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shutdown process hanging



EDIT: Disregard this please, I've found the problem. Somehow the execute property on the halt script had been disabled. I assume it happened when I edited(with gedit).




I've been running linux RH9 for about a week now, starting today my shutdown process is hanging and the only solution is to do a hard power off.
Only thing I can tell you is the last things to show on the screen is the killall process running and seemingly running ok( [OK] showing on the right)
then the message(not exact quote) ' INIT no more processes to kill'

I know these are normal, but there is supposed to be more after that, seems I remember the init level changing then more processes being killed.
Anyway, I can't find any logs that show the process to this point. Anyone know what may be happening?

Last edited by southpawsc; 09-14-2003 at 11:44 AM.
 
Old 09-24-2003, 02:08 AM   #2
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what was the name of the halt script that you edited.
 
  


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