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Re: shutdown/halt as user

> How can I let a normal user use the "halt" or "shutdown" command?

All the responses to this query have been ugly hacks. The right way to do 
this this (put on flame-retardant suit here) is the way RedHat does: make 
the halt binary call up pam for authenticaton and authorization and allow 
the sysadmin to configure access in /etc/pam.d/halt. RedHat's code is GPL 
-- why don't we just steal it?

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