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Old 03-02-2009, 07:36 PM   #1
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shutdown remote machine


I have a machine I connect to remotely. I have been using the command shutdown -h now. Compared to shutting down the machine by using the console in the graphic interface, the shutdown is fast. Is this a bad way to shutdown the machine? Am I not following a proper shutdown sequence by using this command? Thanks,
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Old 03-02-2009, 07:46 PM   #2
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no shutdown -h now is a perfectly valid shutdown command
 
  


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