Re: No "Shut Down..." option in "System" menu
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Neal Hogan <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Sun, Nov 1, 2009 at 4:23 PM, Merciadri Luca
> <Luca.Merciadri@student.ulg.ac.be> wrote:
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>> I have no "shut down..." option in my "System" menu (I am using GNOME
>> front-end). I am thus obliged to shut down using the terminal. How can
>> I make these buttons appearing?
> Guess . . .
> Perhaps a permissions issue. That is, perhaps the user doesn't have
> the permissions necessary to shutdown and Gnome doesn't offer the
> option to such a user. What happens if you start you Gnome session as
> root? Do you have the shutdown option then?
I receive ``the administrator is not allowed to log in from this
screen.'' I am thus unable to log graphically in as root.
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