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Created by Guest
Created on May 4, 2021

messages on virtual console indicating shutdown in progress

Having an indication that the IDAA is shutting down and then "shutdown completed" would aid operations personnel figure out status of the IDAA during shutdown or system relocation activities triggered by automation (GDPS) etc.

Needed By Yesterday (Let's go already!)
Needed by Date May 5, 2021
  • Guest
    Sep 28, 2021

    I will close the idea due to missing information. Please create a new with more details.

  • Guest
    Sep 13, 2021

    Hi, any update here? otherwise I will close the idea as it is not clear on which "console" an indication is needed.

  • Guest
    Jun 25, 2021

    Can you please clarify which "virtual console" you mean? There are multiple interfaces with the product so an indication would be helpful.