[debian] Shutting down Debian

arne anka openmoko at ginguppin.de
Sun Nov 2 18:03:59 CET 2008

On Sun, 02 Nov 2008 17:07:48 +0100, Paul <paul at nlpagan.net> wrote:

> Hello all,
> What would be the cleanest way to shut down debian on the FR?
> I have XFCE panel running. Clicking the 'lock' only allows me to log
> out, leaving me at a login prompt. Keeping down the power button will
> cast an init 5 so it reboots. I'd need an init 6 though...
> Paul

i am fiddling with the same issue right now and found
> http://wiki.xfce.org/faq#session_manager

not sure about the group, though. power and shutdown ar no default groups  
in debian.
and there's
(there should be some hint upon installation, that there is additional  
information available)
which proposes powerdev as group (although it is neither created nor  
hinted to).

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