xfce4-session: halt does not work using sudo

Benedikt Meurer benedikt.meurer at unix-ag.uni-siegen.de
Wed Jan 28 22:43:39 CET 2004

Francois Le Clainche wrote:
> Benny,
> Reversing this change in shutdown.c:
> http://www.lunar-linux.org/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/xfce4/xfce4-session/xfce4-session/shutdown.c.diff?r1=1.1&r2=1.2&cvsroot=Xfce
> solves the problem.
> I did not try, but I guess I could grant /me to use sudo /sbin/poweroff
> and that it would work with current version? Anyway, got my answer.

Thanks for figuring this out. I committed changes to HEAD that make 
xfce4-session fallback to "halt" if "poweroff" didn't work. Please try it out 
and send me some feedback.

> Cheers
> François

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