soft reboot instance via Horizon vs. sudo reboot [closed]

asked 2014-07-09 10:38:02 -0600

Is there any difference between performing an OpenStack soft reboot instance through the web interface Horizon and SSH into the instance and perform sudo reboot?

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answered 2014-07-09 14:04:30 -0600

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Soft reboot will trigger a graceful shutdown with an ACPI event. This requires an ACPI daemon running to catch the events and trigger off of them inside the VM itself. reboot does not require ACPI. They trigger the same shutdown scripts past that.

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