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I've installed minix on virtual machine (bochs VM). Everything works great until I try to shut down the minix (shutdown command). Minix hangs at this output

MINIX will now be shut down... 

What is wrong?

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Please include the command and options used as well. – terdon Mar 9 '13 at 13:00
Possible solution:… – gronostaj Mar 9 '13 at 13:04
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 shutdown -p 

works. Maybe there are more options but I must check them.

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