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Re: [SLUG] Remote Reboot problems
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Remote Reboot problems
- From: Jamie Wilkinson <jaq@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed Jul 18 12:14:02 2001
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On Wed Jul 18, 2001 at 09:58:17 +1000, Des Wass wrote:
>[root@lan3 des]# shutdown -r now
>Gdk-ERROR **: X connection to lan3.lanrex.net.au:10.0 broken (explicit kill
>or server shutdown).
You are ssh'ing to it? It looks like you have X Forwarding turned on -- the
"explicit kill or server shutdown" is ssh at your end telling you that your
connection to the remote box has been terminated.
This isn't an error, it's normal behaviour when you remote reboot a machine.
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