System Shutdown with Session ID 4294967295 or 'unset'

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • When tracking down the user that shutdown the system the id shows as:
    • A high session id value
    • An unset id value
      In the audit.log, which cannot be traced back to any user.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

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