Vyatta NOS documentation

Learn how to install, configure, and operate Vyatta Network Operating System (Vyatta NOS), which helps to drive our virtual networking and physical platforms portfolio.

reboot

Reboots the system.

reboot [ at time | cancel | now ]
at time
The time at which the system is scheduled to reboot. Set the date, time, or both directly using one of the following formats:
  • hh:mm
  • MMDDYY
  • “hh:mm MMDDYY”
  • midnight
  • noon

Note that the hour field (hh) uses the 24-hour clock (for example, 3:00 PM is represented as 15 in the hour field).

cancel
Cancels a previously scheduled reboot.
now
Reboots the system without asking for confirmation.

Operational mode

Use this command to reboot the system.

Before the system reboots, a message is broadcast to all logged-in users warning them of the reboot.

Only users with administrative (admin)-level permission can run this command.

The following example shows how to reboot the system.

vyatta@R1:~$ reboot
Proceed with reboot? (Yes/No) [No] y
Broadcast message from root@R1 (tty1) (Mon Jan 21 17:52:37 2008):
The system is going down for reboot NOW!

The following example shows how to reboot the system at the current time on the specific date of December 11, 2009.

vyatta@R1:~$ reboot at 121109
Reload scheduled for at Saturday Dec 12 20:18:00 2009
Proceed with reboot schedule? [confirm] y
Reload scheduled for at Saturday Dec 12 20:18:00 2009

The following example shows how to cancel a scheduled reboot.

vyatta@R1:~$ reboot cancel
Reboot canceled
vyatta@R1:~$