Shutting down system

Vladimir Yourtaev vyou at
Tue Feb 17 00:10:28 PST 2004

On Tuesday 17 February 2004 02:44, Gerard Seibert wrote:
> I have version 5.2 RC#1 installed.
> I have not been able to get the shutdown command to power down my computer.
> I used the following command:
> shutdown -p now
> It simple gets to a point where it says press any key to restart. I never
> had any problem doing a power off shutdown using Windows XP. Can any one
> give me any assistance?
> Thanks!
> Gerard E. Seibert
> gerard-seibert at
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Hello all
The same question.
On my system FBSD 4.9 RELEASE after shutdown -p now
or halt -p system just rebooted, but i want that it power off.
How it can be released?

Vladimir Yourtaev <vyou at>
ISD Configuration Management Team <cm at>

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