Questions tagged [reboot]

Rebooting refers to an operating system or hardware level reset without cutting power from the pi.

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Raspberry Pi random reboots (Raspi 3B+)

I have a raspberry pi 3B+ model that I bought back in February 2019. For sometime, I "remember" it was working fine (although I can say from experience - memories can be deceiving). Then I ...
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reboot does not work after setting OTP to USB host boot mode

On an Rpi 3 model B V1.2, I changed the OTP to boot from usb device like here. It works as it should but if I issue a "sudo reboot now" command, the computer shuts down but doesn"t ...
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Raspberry Pi 4 fails to reboot

I have a raspberry pi 4 running Ubuntu server 18.04. I usually SSH into it and reboot the system. However, I noticed that some times the pi does not successfully boot up again after shutdown so I have ...
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Can't Reboot from pishutdown GUI after renaming pi user

I didn't check for shutdown, only reboot, because the pi is remote ATM and no easy way to wake it up back. I renamed the pi user, everything seems OK but this. Here're info I gathered after reading a ...
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How to allow other admin to manage systemctl

I have a pi 4b. I added a new admin as explained in https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/configuration/security.md, it has access to all those groups. I locked the pi user: sudo usermod --lock ...
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Hardware watchdog during reboot

I'm creating a prototype of a Raspberry Pi 3B+ that uses Mender as the update manager. My goal is that if the Raspberry Pi is stuck somewhere in the boot process (Corrupted Kernel that cannot even ...
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Reboot unresponsive pi

Several times my Pi 4B has become unresponsive because I dropped a screw or a penny on it. The lights on the board stay on, but all other functions cease and I cannot reach it via SSH. Disconnecting ...
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RaspberryPi not booting error:Failed to load rescue target

Previously my Pi4 2GB was working fine for months. After trying to get InfluxDB (a time series Database) working I rebooted my Pi. When the sreen turned back on i was greeted with the usual 4 ...
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Python script refuses to start automatically

I have a python script (taken from the forums here) that reboots my RPI when a button is pressed. It works great, no issues, except that it refuses to start automatically (either on boot, login, ...
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Running IRSEND through custom service

I am totally new to raspberry pi and I am trying to get the IRSEND command to work in my custom service. My objective is when my pi is about to shutdown or reboot that it would execute a shell script ...
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System crashes when a USB device is plugged in or a web browser is opened

I recently turned my pi into a standalone network following this guide: https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/configuration/wireless/access-point.md But now when I open a web browser, or plug in a ...
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Raspberry pi 3 keeps rebooting

I am trying to make a simple robotic car with my raspberry pi. The problem is that when it reaches the white load up screen it immediately reboots itself over and over again. My raspberry pi is ...
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Mounting USB-HDD with NTFS filesystem on Raspbian boot

I use Raspberry pi3+ as a small NAS (with Samba). I have to use a couple of HDDs in usb-sata cases with NTFS file system. Raspbian mounts them automatically on boot in /media/pi directory. I don't ...
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How to clear the screen and auto-mount device on startup?

I have a Raspberry Pi connected to my TV, which I use to read videos stored on an external hard drive. I have 2 commands that I run everytime the Raspberry Pi reboots: This one, to clear the prompt ...
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Raspberry Pi always reboots when trying to shutdown

I've been facing this issue for a long time and I haven't been able to find a working solution for it. I've found a few different posts online of people having the same issue but none of the solutions ...
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Raspberry PI @reboot open xterm windows

Hello i am trying to open two shell scripts on reboot. Crontab My crontab is the following @reboot sh /home/pi/Desktop/autoStart.sh autoStart.sh in this shell script is the following #!/bin/sh cd /...
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How to automatically run a script on boot / startup?

I have trying to get a script to run at startup to mount a flash drive and change ownership on dynamically created files. I have not been successful in getting the script to run. It only runs when I ...
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No HDMI after retropie restart, every time, multiple micro sd cards?

So I install the latest image of retropie, and boot it up on my rpi3. Plug it into my hdmi arcade cab, connect to wifi, add games from pc via wifi, force audio to 3.5 or I'd have no sound, restart, ...
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RPI sometimes freezes on reboot , what to do?

I have an RPI 0 W which I use a script on to run 24/7 , Sometimes the script fails and a system reboot is required which I do by the command sudo reboot, Sometimes while rebooting the RPI is getting ...
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Raspbian OS reboot issues with A83T processor system [closed]

We are using Raspbian OS in our A83T processor system. When we giving reboot command system hangs. Please find the log below bpi-iot-ros-ai login: root Password: Last login: Thu Sep 19 20:32:42 CST ...
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ssh, shutdown problem, pi 3B+

I could not find answer to my question reading the forum, Im having unusual problem with my new pi 3b+. I'm able to connect my Pi with ethernet cable, and I can ssh to it. So no problem with ...
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RaspberryPi keeps rebooting after i changed rc.local file

my raspberryPi keeps rebooting and I have no idea how to solve this problem other than recovery the image. I haven't backuped for a while so I prefer not to recover it from an old one. Background I ...
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Need help with running terminal commands on startup

I made my Zero into a radio transmitter and I am trying to make it transmit on startup, I am not quite sure how to do it, I've looked around different forums but I can't really find anything. I would ...
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Run a script before blank screen on shutdown/reboot

I am trying to get my raspberry pi 3 (running Raspbian 10) to show an animation on boot and before shutdown/reboot. using Plymouth I managed to get the boot animation, however, it doesn't display ...
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What's different about a crontab reboot?

I have a python script to log data from a USB weather station and present it via a flask front end. The USB on the pi (Pi2 model B) is flaky and occasionally hangs after 24-48 hours. The flask app ...
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Raspberry Pi does not reboot with powered external HDD attached

I have recently set up a Plex Media Server on a new Raspberry Pi 4 (4 Gb). This is powered using it's own official power supply, the Pi is connected via USB to a powered USB hub which has a 1TB WD ...
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PXE - reboot if nfs root fail

I have a full working PXE server and multiple Raspberry Pi 3b+ running on read only. My problem come from an issue we can face anytime, a connection loss. If we lose connection with the NFS server, ...
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“Raspberry Pi 3 B” rebooted infinitely on Android Things

More than 30 Wi-Fi APs are scanned in our office. if... I turn on the WiFi module on "Android Things", "Raspberry Pi 3 B" will be rebooted infinitely. Turning off multiple WiFi APs, sometimes ...
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Jessie lite reboot hang on Rpi 3

I've got an rpi3 (Linux raspberrypi 4.9.35-v7+ #1014 SMP Fri Jun 30 14:47:43 BST 2017 armv7l GNU/Linux) that intermittently hangs on reboot. I'm a bit vague on how to track down the cause since the ...
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Automatically restart Raspberry Pi on Shutdown

I'm currently using a Raspberry Pi 3 B+ at a remote location and use a VPN and SSH to access the device. If the power unexpectedly goes out at this remote location (or more commonly I stupidly ...
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Why is my systemd script not working, while reboot pi my app not receiving signal(SIGTERM, SIGINT )

[Unit] Description=+++++++++++App start/stop+++++++++++++++++ After=network.target [Service] User=root Group=root StandardOutput=null ExecStart=/usr/local/bin/app_start > /dev/null Restart=always ...
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GPIO 1 not waking up the board when shorted to ground

I'm trying to use a single button to put the pi in a halt state and then wake it up. I cannot use GPIO3 since I'm using i2c devices as well. However according to this original post https://www....
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Black Screen after changing .config/lxsession/LXDE-pi/autostart

After opening .config/lxsession/LXDE-pi/autostart it approximately looked like this @lxpanel --profile LXDE-pi @pcmanfm --desktop --profile LXDE-pi @xscreensaver -no-splash @point-rpi @lxterminal -e ...
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Rpi 3 reboots on opening chrome

Every time I open chromium on my raspberry pi, it just reboots sometimes even 3 or 4 times. I've read about instances of the pi crashing but my device just starts from the rainbow screen. There's also ...
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Pi resets state after every reboot

my Raspberry Pi 3 (Raspbian Stretch) is behaving oddly for about 5 days now. What's happening: I create a file on my Desktop and modify another file at another location. Now I reboot the pi. Once I ...
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Pi 3 reboots when GPIO 13 is given 3V

simulate this circuit – Schematic created using CircuitLab I am taking the 3V from Pi and giving it to COM of a relay. The NO goes to GPIO 13 of the same Pi. I have a 120V line that triggers ...
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Python script run from crontab does not recognize USB drive mounted later

I am having a bit of a problem here, I really hope some of you can point me in the right direction: I made a python3 program running a loop and checking if the file /DATALOGGER/DATALOGUSB/SETUP.py ...
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Cleanly shutting down daemon on Reboot or Shutdown command

I have a daemon I've created which fires up a bunch of subcomponent threads. If I use the "systemctl stop" command I catch the SIGTERM and usually have everything closed down cleanly in 2-6 seconds (...
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real time clock problem — why do I have endless rtc0/subsystem/rtc0/subsystem

I'm having trouble with a Pi-Zero rebooting after a varying number of hours. It's not crashing, it's rebooting, so there must be a reason for its madness. I see this in syslog minutes or hours before ...
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How do I trigger a task to run when the system starts to reboot?

My Pi is rebooting for no obvious reason. Each time it reboots, syslog has a line that says the system is rebooting, so something must be causing it. I wrote a script to log which processes are ...
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Crontab not wrote into schedule after reboot and always restore to a specific time

I have a tiny computer, raspberry. It's a good computer. Recently, I got a problem when it run crontab and the problem is as this title. Otherwise, the system is always to restore. After editing ...
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Raspberry PI Model 3 B: Why is the run breakout activated by touching of wire?

When I touch the RUN breakout square whole with a wire it is activated and resets from shutdown. The other end of the wire is not in contact with anything, and thus surely is not grounded? Why does ...
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How can I do a force restart?

I'm wondering once I'm in Kodi and it freezes what do I do? Is it possible to force quit the program? or is there a way to do a reboot of the system? It's happened a few times now where the system ...
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Run script on terminal at startup

I want to run a command in a terminal (not background) every time my pi is completely booted (once it loads the desktop). I tried to edit the rc.local and add these commands sleep 10 chromium-browser ...
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Raspberry Pi 3 Freezes

My Raspberry Pi 3 Model B freezes randomly. This as been going on since I got it, about 4 months ago. It sometimes freezes on reboot causing reboot loops. It freezes on Chromium when all that's open ...