I'm looking for a fairly basic application, but I haven't found it in the forums. I have a variety of headless Linux servers. I've looked at the various drive bay kits with interest. What I need is a safe way to shut down or restart the server. I don't want just another power or reset switch. I need something that will act as a console with a few canned command strings that will, in essence, log in as root and issue the appropriate shutdown command. A way to enter a basic password would also be desirable. Is this doable with this equipment? Remember, this is for Linux, not Windows.
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