[OT] command line and GUI eqivalent

Kevin Krammer kevin.krammer at gmx.at
Tue Nov 7 21:01:46 GMT 2006

On Tuesday 07 November 2006 15:41, kitts wrote:

> Anyway, the point i am looking at is why is it so wrong to use the standard
> linux shutdown command from a terminal? The command should automatically
> cause each application to exit. wrong?

No, correct.
It depends if you want to shutdown the whole system or just some sessions, for 
example freeing resources held by sessions which have been idle for a long 

Kevin Krammer, KDE developer, xdg-utils developer
KDE user support, developer mentoring
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