KDE prevents system from shutting down?

Kevin Krammer kevin.krammer at gmx.at
Tue Jan 25 15:49:13 GMT 2005

On Tuesday 25 January 2005 05:28, Andy Teijelo PĆ©rez wrote:
> El Lunes, 24 de Enero de 2005 11:35, Kevin Krammer escribiĆ³:
> > But I guess if you want to shutdown at all costs, it would be better to
> > have the power off call the standard shutdown process and put the dcop
> > call for session logout and saving into a runlevel script, which waits
> > for a maximum time before letting the shutdown progress to the TERM and
> > KILL stage.
> I thinks that's a good idea. All I have to do now is to find the author of
> the power off script and tell him about it.
> By the way, you also use Debian, don't you?

Yes, I do :)

But I always use the shutdown option from KDM which initiates the usual system 
I didn't even know that power off can run commands, I thought it, well, 
switches off the power source.


Kevin Krammer <kevin.krammer at gmx.at>
Qt/KDE Developer, Debian User
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