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Re: [K12OSN] OT: icewm shutdown



I guess you missed the part where I said this was a desktop install.  :)

Peter

On 1/23/06, Petre Scheie <petre maltzen net> wrote:
> I'm just curious: Why do you want shutdown available from within IceWM?  If you're
> working at the console, at the login screen there is a shutdown option; you don't even
> have to be logged in to do it (which I think is a bit of a problem, but I assume there's
> a way to fix that).  Is the idea to be able to shutdown the server while being logged in
> at a terminal as root?  I'm not sure I'd want that as I'd worry about students trying to
> reboot the server from a terminal--they'll fail since they're not root, but I'd still
> rather not even have them see the option.
>
> Petre
>
> Peter Hartmann wrote:
> > Yup, I did restart IceWM.  So far the only way I can get ice to
> > shutdown is by executing a script that does "sudo /sbin/shutdown -h
> > now".  But I can't get that line to work directly from the
> > preferences.
> >
> >
> > On 1/22/06, David Trask <dtrask vcsvikings org> wrote:
> >
> >>"Support list for opensource software in schools." <k12osn redhat com> on
> >>Saturday, January 21, 2006 at 11:30 PM +0000 wrote:
> >>
> >>>Funny, i did that and it and it didn't have any effect.
> >>
> >>Did you restart IceWM?
> >>
> >>David N. Trask
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> >>Vassalboro Community School
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> >>
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