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Old 05-22-2004, 04:55 PM   #1
Teckno
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Question Link to terminal command


I'm running mandrake 9.2 in KDE. there are some terminal commands that I use often like #shutdown -h now, but I hate having to go into a terminal and having to type all that out just to shut down the computer. I tried making a link to application thingy and put the command in the command box but when I clicked on it, it didn't do anything. what am I doing wrong?
 
Old 05-22-2004, 05:39 PM   #2
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Hi.

There should be an option in the properties for the link along the lines of 'Run in terminal'. Enable that and you should be OK.

Dave
 
Old 05-24-2004, 01:19 PM   #3
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I tried that but all it does now is ask for my root password and then it does nothing
 
  


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