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Old 02-23-2005, 07:14 AM   #1
tlilja
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How to shutdown after a specific program is closed


I need to do the following:

When my computer boots it automatically logs on to Fluxbox and starts Firefox. That much I know about the init files but how do I make the computer shutdown after Firefox is closed? Any help will be highly appreciated since the machine is going to people with very little knowledge about computers.
 
Old 02-23-2005, 07:18 AM   #2
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What runlevel you boot into?
If you start fluxbox via script, you could do the following:
./fluxbox && shutdown -now

The other solution is to shutdown via a cmd in xterm when the fluxbox is up.

Last edited by ivanatora; 02-23-2005 at 07:20 AM.
 
Old 02-23-2005, 09:03 AM   #3
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In case you're interested, I wrote a little script that comes very handy in such situations:
http://yves.gablin.club.fr/pc/linux....ticle=download
It is called watch.sh

Yves.

Last edited by theYinYeti; 02-23-2005 at 09:04 AM.
 
  


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