Re: Strange problem with server
>>>>> "Michael" == Michael Meskes <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Michael> I have a strange problem with my server lately running
Michael> woody. It refuses to deconfigure the network during
Michael> halt/reboot. It just freezes. I tracked the problem down
Michael> to ifdown -a testing it on a running system. As soon as
Michael> it takes down lo not much is possible anymore. In fact
Michael> ifdown calls run-parts after taking teh device down and
Michael> freezes right there. I can still run some commands like
Michael> ls but not ps anymore. Also login won't work.
I have seen this on an unstable system using woody/sid from around
last December. It was running 2.2.17 and 2.2.18. No network mounts,
although it was a server for several services.