password for shutdown - how to bypass?

Nick Schermer nickschermer at
Sat Jun 2 22:13:04 CEST 2007

2007/6/2, Nick Deubert <ndeubert at>:
> I have the same problem after upgrading.. I have always had the following in
> my sudoers  and it has always worked in previous versions, so I think
> something changed:
> %users ALL = NOPASSWD: /usr/lib/xfce4/xfsm-shutdown-helper

There were no commits in the 4.4 branch of xfce4-session, except from
translation updates. So maybe your distro packages changed, but not
something in the 4.4.1 release. Or you're not in the users group
anymore ^_^.


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