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Old 08-13-2003, 10:41 PM   #1
Registered: Feb 2003
Location: Orangeville
Distribution: Fedora
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Stop users from doing shutdown in Gnome

I have a wonderful thing happen... I was logged in remote to my server and my wife was on her laptop (NCD)

Before she went to bed she clicked shutdown... it took me a few minutes to figure out why I had no network, no web site and was getting pages the server was down.

How do I disable "Shutdown" and "Restart" from the menu when a user logs out?

I tried blanking the following from the gdm.conf


even tried


still users can shutdown my server from that screen.

how do I disable it? I know I could remove the /sbin/halt .. etc but every time there is a Redhat upgrade it copies it back in.




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