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> Shutdown, How to shutdown instead of reboot?
MonsieurBon
post Nov 30 2004, 09:06 AM
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Hi there

How do I get my Mandrake 10 to shutdown my acer notebook instead of rebooting it? Both "halt" and "reboot" are rebooting my system. The "shutdown" command doesn't work. Any suggestions?

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post Nov 30 2004, 09:16 AM
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Try (probally as root) shutdown -t now now

That should shut down your computer.


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post Nov 30 2004, 09:47 AM
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Didn't work. I tried "poweroff" too... Always reboot....
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post Nov 30 2004, 10:22 AM
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try shutdown -h now that should work.


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