cause of reboot

Jason Hellenthal jhellenthal at
Mon Sep 30 15:07:04 UTC 2013

And /etc/ ?
And /var/cron ?

On Sep 30, 2013, at 11:00, Emre Çamalan <mailist at> wrote:

Yes I checked also it , such as ;
"grep -i 'reboot' /root/scripts/* -R"
"grep -i 'halt' /root/scripts/* -R"
"grep -i 'shutdown' /root/scripts/* -R"

30.09.2013, 17:33, "Jason Hellenthal" <jhellenthal at>:
> Did you check for the command reboot in all of the periodic scripts and cron jobs as well as the command shutdown ?
> On Sep 30, 2013, at 10:24, Emre Çamalan <mailist at> wrote:
> Hi,
> my server reboots every night and same o'clock last 10 days. But this machine's uptime was 96days.
> Suddenly reboot this machine and now this continue every night again and again.
> I didn't find any reason and I didn't change anything else.
> I looked "last" command,
> reboot ~ ~   AM 03.15  ~
> I checked "dmesg -a" , it has only generic things no other things.
> I checked "/var/log/messages"
> I wrote script and checked swapinfo , cpu and memory but all of them was normal before reboot.
> I checked crontab and scripts.
> I checked "crashinfo"  but no dump from kernel.
> I didn't find any useful info from this commands.
> I checked "praudit /var/audir/20130930..CrashRecovery"
> and I didn't understand very well from this file but I think this means my machine crash and reboot isn't it??
> And How can I understand what is the reason of rebooting my FreeBSD8.3 server.
> Please help I need to find cause of reboot..
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