Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 60634
Diskless Linux does hangs during shutdown
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:25:55 EDT
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Description of problem:
Any command that brings down the system(halt, shutdown etc) does not complete
successfuly on a diskless computer. The /etc/network script shuts down the
network interface and cannot complete. The result is a lot of error messages
about failed RPC. In order to escape from this state the computer has to be
powered down manually.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Boot a diskless linux off a server.
2.Issue reboot or shutdown command.
Actual Results: A lot of RPC failed error messages appeared. The computer
never shut down.
Expected Results: The reboot/shutdown command has to complete as on a
Closing bugs on older, no longer supported, releases. Apologies for any lack of
If this persists on a current release, such as Fedora Core 4, please open a new bug.