Originally Posted by pavi_kanetkar
Why don't you use ssh to shutdown server. It is quite easy.
Because I am trying to get this done with the ability to use ANYTHING that can access a simple samba share
. I am currently writing this from a laptop logged into my server with XDMCP tunneled in SSH, which is beyond mere SSH. I have a myriad of means already, I just want one more.
Besides, if I can get it done it will be the end to a long project.