Jan 082010
 

To shutdown linux from the command line, open an ssh connection to the server and by adding this function to roots’ .bashrc file

vim /root/.bashrc file

insert

quit ()
{
poweroff -d
}

save and quit the file. Now all you have to do is type

quit

from the command line and voila! server is shutting down.

 Posted by at 8:19 pm

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