Automatically Restart Debian Server

This HowTo allow us to automatically restart Debian server at midnight everyday. This action perhaps needed for maintenance purpose for our Debian Server.

Type this command:

export EDITOR=vi && crontab -e

Append the following line at the file:

# m h dom mon dow user  command
00 00 * * * /sbin/shutdown -r now

Save this new file and our server should be restart at midnight everyday. If you want deactivate this crontab, just uncomment that line.Good Luck 🙂

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  • ashok kushwaha

    i have installed a debian linux server .plz tell me how can i
    1: shut down safely
    2: enable the vdu screen
    3:set atomatically restarting when it goes off.
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