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Re: [mosquitto-dev] Active mosquitto service prevents reboot on Raspberry Pi

Hi Daniel,

How are you starting up the service?  init.d?  upstart?  systemd?  Can you pastebin a copy of what your file looks like?  It sounds like it’s not receiving a stop signal.


> On Jan 30, 2016, at 3:56 PM, Daniel Towner <dwtowner@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi,
> I am running Mosquitto 1.4.7 on a Raspberry Pi with Wheezy. If I explicitly reboot the machine (sudo reboot), then the machines shuts down most services but not mosquitto, and the Pi doesn't reboot either. If I issue a second reboot command then that time the machine does reboot properly. 
> If I explicitly stop the mosquitto service first (sudo service mosquitto stop) then the reboot command will work properly.
> So, to get a reboot to happen with mosquitto running I either need to issue two reboots in succession, or stop mosquitto and then reboot.
> What is it about mosquitto that is preventing the reboot, and how can I fix it so that a plain reboot does as expected?
> thanks
> dan.
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