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Old 12-25-2007, 09:22 AM   #1
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I am using Fluxbox window manager and Rox-filer. Is there any script or way that I can simplify shutdown? I can initiate in two ways now. That is type in [CODE]shutdown now -h[, or just press the power button briefly. The only thing about pressing the power button is I not sure if that is a proper way to shutdown. The other way is a bit going to root then using the shutdown now -h command. Thanks in advance for any help. Michael
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You can do either without issue. As far as script all there would be is the command you type in the first place.

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you could make an alias, something like alias halt="shutdown now-h"
it would make "halt" the same command. add this to /etc/bash.rc or, on some machines /etc/bash.bashrc

or, maybe the most effective way.
press "ctrl+alt+f1" to go to a console window, and press "ctrl+alt+delete"
but i think this does a reboot, not halt


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