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Old 12-06-2004, 07:45 PM   #1
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Disable remote login shutdown/reboot


Is it possible to disable the ability of a user who is remotely logged in of shutting down or rebooting the computer, while still allowing locally logged in users to do so? I know it is possible to disable it for any normal user (leaving it up to root to do so), but this isn't what i want. I use Mandrake 10.0 Official.

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Old 03-06-2005, 09:29 PM   #2
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Open login manager, there is a shutdown tab where you can set the options for local or remote shutdown options.
 
  


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