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SPARC M8 and SPARC M7 Servers Administration Guide

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Updated: September 2017

Shut Down the OS (init Command)

You must have the console role (c) to complete this task.

  1. Log in to Oracle ILOM.

    See Log In to Oracle ILOM (CLI).

  2. Start the host console.

    See Start the Host Console.

  3. If you logged in to Oracle ILOM with a user account other than the root user, switch to the Oracle Solaris root account by using the su command.
  4. Shut down the OS.

    Specify run level 0 to shut down the OS and display the OpenBoot prompt. The following example is from the SPARC M7-8 server.

    # init 0
    # svc.startd: The system is coming down.  Please wait.
    svc.startd: 136 system services are now being stopped.
    syncing file systems... done
    Program terminated
    NOTICE: Entering OpenBoot.
    NOTICE: Fetching Guest MD from HV.
    NOTICE: Starting additional cpus.
    NOTICE: Initializing LDC services.
    NOTICE: Probing PCI devices.
    NOTICE: Finished PCI probing.
    SPARC M7-8, No Keyboard
    Copyright (c) 1998, 2014, Oracle and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
    OpenBoot 4.37.3, 509.5000 GB memory available, Serial #105357064.
    Ethernet address 0:10:e0:47:9f:14, Host ID: 12345f01.
    {0} ok

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