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Why does my droplet power off on its own yet it has been working well ever since?

My droplet powers off after a certain period of time. I have to manually power it on and open console before i can access from other tool such as anydesk.


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Hello, @austenum

Only root privileged programs can gracefully shutdown a system. So when a system shuts down in a normal way, it is either a user with root privileges or an acpi script. In both cases you can find out by checking the logs.

What happens when you examine the /var/log/messages log? Can you see something dodgy or related with the shutdown?