By using AWS re:Post, you agree to the Terms of Use
/Reboot stuck at Reached target Shutdown for two instances/

Reboot stuck at Reached target Shutdown for two instances

0

Can someone assist rebooting the following instances?

i-098ec4b6233be75a0

i-0c10d51f5d89f9f4c

Update: Screenshot shows that both instances are stuck at: Booting from Hard Disk 0...

I rebooted 4 total instances that are identical from the same AMI and two of them (above) are failing to complete boot-up. Please assist.

Much obliged, Al

  • Comon guys, this isn't a problem that I should need paid technical support for. Something is wrong with the boot process and I haven't tampered with it. Two instances of the same AMI booted and two failed. Can anyone look at this?

  • The two failed instances are in the "Running" state, so I am being billed for two instances that are not actually running.

AJ
asked 18 days ago1 views
1 Answers
0

I stopped/started the instances and I was able to connect. Don't know if they resumed the prior reboot command or what, so I attempted to reboot again and they completed this time. A big mystery. Doesn't instill confidence.

So, the solution Amazon provides us is the Microsoft mantra, reboot/restart/reboot/restart/re<verb>/re<verb>/re<verb>... until the thing starts working again. The future is here, people, and it requires frequent starts!

AJ
answered 17 days ago

You are not logged in. Log in to post an answer.

A good answer clearly answers the question and provides constructive feedback and encourages professional growth in the question asker.

Guidelines for Answering Questions