rebootSoft


SoftLayer_Hardware_Router::rebootSoft

Execute a soft reboot to the server.

Overview

The “‘rebootSoft”’ method reboots the server by issuing a reset command to the server’s remote management card via soft reboot. When executing a soft reboot, servers allow all processes to shut down completely before rebooting. Remote management commands are unable to be issued within 20 minutes of issuing a successful soft reboot in order to avoid server failure. Remote management commands include:

rebootSoft rebootHard powerOn powerOff powerCycle

Parameters

Name Type Description

Required Headers

  • authenticate
  • SoftLayer_Hardware_RouterInitParameters

Optional Headers

Return Values

boolean