2k3 shutdown w/ update - Help!

illmaticone

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Hey guys needed to restart my server due to exchange issue, i hit shut down with update, but its hanging on the update!

its been installing update 1 or 2 for about 30 mins. any suggestions ?
 

madmatt

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Never, ever shutdown and install updates, especially a server. It is bad practice.
 

Electronic Punk

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Hmm, how does it differ from a restart or at least how else would you install the updates?
 

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install the updates.. then shutdown. Don't shutdown and install the updates during the shutdown.. for reasons such as these, when there are problems, there is no way to recover gracefully.
 

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