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Have some problem with restart server supermicro on Ubuntu server 13.10.

Command:

reboot
shutdown -r now
init 6

dont restart my server, but after it shutdown.

I need to push power button every time.

What I did to resolve this issue:

First : append file /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf by

#Make system reboot
  blacklist mei

Second: write at /etc/default/grub

GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DAFAULT="acpi=force reboot=acpi" or 
GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DAFAULT="acpi=force reboot=warm"

but it doesn't help me.

any suggestion?

P.S. Tested other OS on this hardware - rebooting ok. OS: last Debian, Win8, WinXp.

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Ubuntu 13.10 by default has kernel 3.11.0-12-generic.
SO, problem solved by downgrade kernel to 3.5.7

Here is howto:
1. Create folder for example /home/kernel/3.5.17 and go inside.
2. download kernel. Go to http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v3.5.7.33-quantal/ and dovnload via wget URL all *amd64.deb if you have x64 system.
2.1 install new kernel:dpkg -i *.deb
3. remove old kernel by apt-get remove linux-\.\*3\.11\.\*
4. update grub update-grub

After first reboot system halt.
After new start - system wiil be with new kernel and reboot currectly.

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