Re: Rebooting and halting the system in gnome
- From: Julian Missig <julian linuxpower org>
- To: Hassan Aurag <aurag crm umontreal ca>
- Cc: Manuel Clos <llanero jazzfree com>, gnome-devel-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Rebooting and halting the system in gnome
- Date: Wed, 07 Jun 2000 20:12:20 -0400
Most likely because all that rebooting would normally do is bring you
back to gdm... so they have to enter a password to actually do
I hope they leave it this way, my other family members, who need decent
word processors with grammar and spellcheck, just have to reboot and
select windows, no password required.
Hassan Aurag wrote:
> For some weird reason, gdm allows you once logged out to shutdown
> reboot without any passwords.
> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Original Message <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<
> On 6/7/00, 3:22:55 PM, Manuel Clos <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote
> regarding Rebooting and halting the system in gnome:
> > Is there any way of normal users to reboot or halt the machine
> > without being prompted for they password?? I think such an option
> > should be located in the Control Centre, but it isn't.
> > Hope you can give some help,
> > thanks,
> > Manuel Clos.
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