shutdown nowyou will then see daemons get shutdown users notified etc. then see the following prompt
* System going down IMMEDIATELY System shutdown time has arrived Stopping cron. Stopping inetd. Shutting down daemon processes: Authenticationsysppu pamd. Shutting down local daemons:. Writing entropy file:. Terminated . Entering single-user mode. To remount the / filesystem read-write, run these commands: /sbin/fsck -y / /sbin/mount -uw / To proceed with multi-user boot, enter "exit" at the shell Enter full pathname of shell or RETURN for /bin/sh:
To return to multi-user mode press
boot -sduring the boot prompt will boot to single user mode as well.
NOTE: Running the command
haltwill shutdown the machine in single or multi-user mode.
(wheel)# halt boot() called on cpu#0 Waiting (max 60 seconds) for system process `vnlru' to stop...done Waiting (max 60 seconds) for system process `bufdaemon' to stop...done Waiting (max 60 seconds) for system process `syncer' to stop... Syncing disks, vnodes remaining...0 0 done All buffers synced. Uptime: 13m22s bypass: module unloaded Hardware watchdog unloaded aac0: shutting down controller...done The operating system has halted. Please press any key to reboot.