Running HDP 2.5 For 1. I used @Jasper approach For 2. I was unable to use [root@sandbox ~]# sudo shutdown now
Broadcast message from email@example.com
(/dev/pts/0) at 20:39 ...
The system is going down for maintenance NOW!
shutdown: Unable to shutdown system
or [root@sandbox ~]# sudo init 0
init: Failed to connect to socket /com/ubuntu/upstart: Connection refused
but Close > "Send the shutdown signal" worked gracefully (as far as I can tell after restarting).
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