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Old 01-09-2007, 12:34 AM   #1
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Cool user warning message

If i want to send warning messages to all users who are remotely connected / using resources on the machine that the system will be down for maintenance, what command can i use for that?
Old 01-09-2007, 01:07 AM   #2
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You can specify a message with the shutdown command.
You can also use wall

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