Shutdown and restart not always working - continued

Chris G cl at
Tue Feb 24 19:29:58 CET 2009

On Tue, Feb 24, 2009 at 07:22:52PM +0100, Christian Dywan wrote:
> Am Tue, 24 Feb 2009 17:55:00 +0000
> schrieb Chris G <cl at>:
> > Well I took a look at the documentation on how this is supposed to
> > work and I took a look at what actually happens on xubuntu 8.10, with
> > the following results.
> Hey Chris,
> did you read this?
> Those are instructions which are commonly given to users asking in the
> #xfce IRC channel on Freenode. And they are known to work well.
Yes, it's the piece I quoted in my E-Mail.

> It strikes me as a mistake of the package maintainer of Xubuntu if this
> doesn't work out of the box, though.
It works "out of the box" for the installation user via the sudo
mechanism, however it won't work for other users unless you do some

Chris Green

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