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Re: [gNewSense-users] Booting Directly into The Terminal

From: al3xu5 / dotcommon
Subject: Re: [gNewSense-users] Booting Directly into The Terminal
Date: Sun, 7 Nov 2010 14:48:42 +0100

Il giorno domenica 07/11/2010 18:56:25 CET
Siddharth <address@hidden> ha scritto:

> On Sun, 2010-11-07 at 09:12 +1030, Karl Goetz wrote:
> I installed sysv-rc-conf and I disabled 'gdm' at runlevel 2 and my
> computer is successfully booting directly into the Terminal and I able
> to start GNOME with the 'startx' command, but now I am not able to
> 'Shutdown' my system throught GNOME and to shutdown from the Terminal
> I need Adminstrator's privilege,Therefore it is needed that I log in
> to my other account ( with Adminstrator's privilege ) to shutdown my
> system.Is there a way now,after disabling 'gdm' at runlevel 2,to
> shutdown my system through GNOME without needing Adminstrator's
> privilege ?, please give me directions.

some ideas: using 'sudo shutdown' or changing the /etc/SUDOERS

i do not know if there are better solutions

al3xu5 / dotcommon

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