F-20: no shutdown/reboot due to unstopped jobs

Chris Murphy lists at colorremedies.com
Wed Dec 18 19:48:26 UTC 2013

On Dec 18, 2013, at 5:11 AM, antonio montagnani <antonio.montagnani at alice.it> wrote:

> when I want to poweroff/reboot the machine I get this message:
> a stop job is running for User Manager for 42
> and it takes a very long time to stop
> Sometimes I get a similar message for CUPS printing
> Any idea??

Might be a variant of this bug:

What you can do as a work around is:

sync && reboot -f

That's an abrupt forced reboot but syncs and should unmount file systems cleanly.

Chris Murphy

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