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Warning if using Ubuntu 13.04 - use just "reboot" and not "reboot now": Bug report attached.

  • Posted on June 18, 2013
  • jonathanAsked by jonathan

If you’re used to doing “reboot now” on a Linux VPS, don’t do it here if you’re running Ubuntu 13.04!

It will lock you out and get you stuck - you’ll need to mess about with the virtual console to get back in.

I had a google and found this: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2139160

It’s a bug that Ubuntu are aware of, so basically, “reboot now” shouldn’t be used with 13.04,


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This helped me, thank you!

Hey thanks…I ran into this a few times. I just logged into DG and chose the droplet and power cycled it. Thanks, I’ll remember to just “reboot”.