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Old 02-22-2008, 03:16 PM   #1
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Shutdown options from KDE


When I go to shutdown/restart my computer from KDE it doesn't offer this option only "end current session". When I boot init3 this is what happens, but when I boot into init4 (kdm) it shows all the options to "Shutdown/Restart/End Session" the computer. Are the shutdown options controlled differently when using different init levels. Is their a way to add the different shutdown option when i'm not booting into init4?
 
Old 02-22-2008, 03:56 PM   #2
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Yes, KDE controls it through KDM. For example Xfce handles it in a different way: it asks(okay, used to ask before the introduction of HAL/dbus in Slackware) for adding shutdown app to /etc/sudoers file.
 
Old 02-22-2008, 11:33 PM   #3
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very depressing, but thanks for input.
 
  


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