1. Spity

    Reboot/Shutdown missing

    Hi. when I open a tty (Ctrl + Alt + F2 for example) the option to shutdown / restart in the Gnome menu disappears. And I can only restart or shutdown via terminal.
  2. R

    KDE5 randomly 'loses' Reboot and Shutdown from launcher menu

    I'm running FreeBSD 11,2-RELEASE-p3, kde5- and sddm-0.17.0_2 In System Settings -> Workspace -> Startup and Shutdown -> Desktop session I have 'Offer shutdown options' checked so I normally see the Reboot and Shutdown options in the Leave tab of the launcher. But they sometimes...
  3. PacketMan

    How to shutdown/reboot the cleanest possible way

    This, from a different discussion, reminded me that I wanted to ask a question ages ago, but never got around to asking. A long time ago I did a basic UNIX course, on System V I think it was, and the instructor said "do a sync before you shutdown, this will ensure disk cache is written out"...
  4. S

    Solved Sync-ing vnodes at ZFS shutdown failing

    Recently my localhost, a ZFS two disk mirror with geli, has been failing to sync vnodes before shutting down. Instead of getting the countdown to zero as you would with UFS there's just a long string of sixes or eights or threes, etc., then it times out, gives up and continues shutting down...
  5. J

    Shutdown terminated

    Whenever I shutdown -p now I get the message "90 second watchdog timeout expired. Shutdown terminated". And the computer won't shutdown.
  6. Zamana

    Solved checking for shutdown.bsd... no

    Hi! After more than 20 years, I'm in process to move from Linux to FreeBSD, and I'm checking every piece of software that I need to use on this new environment. One thing that is preventing me to make the switch is this software: This is a...
  7. C

    10.3 on a PPC G5

    I've just installed FreeBSD 10.3 on an Apple G5 (11,2 A1117/A1177 Late 2005 - M9590LL/A Dual core 2 GHz), using the "easy" install with guided partitioning and that went very smooth. Thanks to the devs for this port! I have a couple of minor issues, however. When I shut the computer off, with...
  8. rfraile

    Solved Execute rc.d script at shutdown

    Hello, I'm trying to install a rc.d script to run at startup and shutdown, but it only run at startup. Reducing the script to a skeleton test, I have the following: #!/bin/sh - # PROVIDE: test # REQUIRE: FILESYSTEMS # KEYWORD: nojail shutdown . /etc/rc.subr name="test" rcvar="test_enable"...