Section: Misc. Reference Manual Pages (5F)
Updated: January 18, 1996
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etc/shutdown - server shutdown control file
If the file
is present it describes when a HylaFAX server is to be shutdown
and may contain a descriptive message to return to clients explaining
the reason for the shutdown.
This file is used by the
The file has the following format:
- <year> <month> <day> <hour> <minute> <deny> <disconnect>
<shutdown message text>
The first line defines the date and time the server should be shutdown
and the time preceding at which unprivileged clients should be
denied service or disconnected;
these fields are described in more detail below.
Any lines that follow the first are taken as the text of a message to
return to clients when notifying them of a scheduled shutdown or when
denying them service.
The decimal year; e.g. 1996.
The decimal month; e.g. 10 for October.
The decimal day of the month in the range [1..31].
The decimal hour since midnight; in the range [0..23].
The decimal minute after the hour; in the range [0..59].
The time prior to the shutdown time at which to deny service
to unprivileged clients.
This value is specified as decimal number in the form HHMM; e.g.
130 for 1 hour and 30 minutes.
Time time prior to the shutdown time at which to disconnect
unprivileged clients that are logged in to the server.
This value is specified as a decimal number in the form HHMM.
This file is typically created using the ``SHUT'' command
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