How to reboot or halt the machine with xfce 4?

Lane P. Lester llester at
Fri Jul 25 17:55:07 CEST 2003

Stephen Kuhn <skuhn at> wrote:
> > I used a similar thing with the command halt last night. How does
> > halt differ from poweroff?
> > 
> > Lane
> I have a very easy means by which to control this:
> * For POWEROFF: yank all eletrical plugs out of wall.
> * For REBOOT: easy to use RESET button on computer case.

Ha, ha! I guess now that we use reiserfs, we can get away with such
antics. I run Linux on a laptop, and on occasions when the battery has
run down, I've been grateful for a good filesystem.

Lane P. Lester / Madison County, Georgia
**Running Linux more and Windows less**

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