Re: local user halt
matt zagrabelny wrote:
is there a method for allowing (besides root) local users (ordinary
users sitting at the keyboard of the computer) the ability to use the
shutdown command? i dont want those logged in via ssh or other remote
method having this capability.
Check out sudo. It's probably the best method because it will also log who
turned in the command to reboot/shutdown the computer.
Also, because it (may) require password authentication for the command,
shutting down the computer will be a more deliberate process.
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