Subject: Re: kdm issues
To: Gavan Fantom <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <email@example.com>
Date: 03/23/2004 16:37:23
On Tue, 23 Mar 2004 15:15:23 +0000 (GMT)
Gavan Fantom <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Tue, 23 Mar 2004, Martin Husemann wrote:
> > In general, it's only safe to use "halt -p" or "reboot" in a controlled
> > environment, like from single user mode - or if you realy now your machine
> > does not need any /etc/rc.d shutdown scripts.
> > The safe default is to use "shutdown".
> So, kdm should be modified to default to shutdown?
Yes. As Martin explained, it's safer, and I see no reason to not do the
change. (Another thing is wether HaltCmd should default to -h or -p...
I'd say the later ;-)
Julio M. Merino Vidal <email@example.com>
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