On Sun, Nov 16, 2014 at 12:37 PM, Steve Kargl < s...@troutmask.apl.washington.edu> wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 16, 2014 at 01:23:00PM -0500, Allan Jude wrote: > > On 2014-11-16 13:07, Steve Kargl wrote: > > > In init(8), one finds under DIAGNOSISTICS > > > > > > "some processes would not die; ps axl advised." > > > > > > So, just how is one to actually run 'ps axl advised' as > > > the message appears as init(8) is killing off the system? > > > > > > > In this case 'advised' is not a literal part of the command, but rather, > > it is suggesting that running 'ps axl' will show which process(es) are > > still running, and those would be the ones that would not die. > > > > When this message comes up, how far through the shutdown are you? Does > > it stall there for a while? or continue quickly? > > > > Yes, I know that the message means that one should run 'ps axl'. > > The system is well beyond any hope of interactive commands at the > console. It appears right after init(8) stops syslogd and before > the 'stopping vnlru ... done.' message. > > I was hoping that I could put the command in /etc/shutdown.rc, but > reading that script did not provide the insight needed to automatically > run the command. > > It is somewhat surprising that init(8) does not give the PID(s) of > the offending process(es). Or why doesn't it just run it automatically. -- Adam _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"