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Re: Can not shutdown





On 2/11/19 2:46 PM, Jude DaShiell wrote:
> /etc/shutdown.allow needs to have your user's name in it for that user
> to be able to shut the system down without using su or sudo.
> /etc/shutdown.deny can have user names in it too, and those will not be
> allowed to shut the system down.
> 
> On Mon, 11 Feb 2019, A_Man_Without_Clue wrote:
> 
>> Date: Sun, 10 Feb 2019 22:02:15
>> From: A_Man_Without_Clue <love.chaser@xxxxxxxxx>
>> To: Jude DaShiell <jdashiel@xxxxxxxxx>,
>>     debian-user <debian-user@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> Subject: Re: Can not shutdown
>> Resent-Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 03:02:33 +0000 (UTC)
>> Resent-From: debian-user@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>
>>
>>
>> On 2/11/19 11:50 AM, Jude DaShiell wrote:
>>> have you tried su - poweroff yet?
>>> On Mon, 11 Feb 2019, A_Man_Without_Clue
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Date: Sun, 10 Feb 2019 21:36:09
>>>> From: A_Man_Without_Clue <love.chaser@xxxxxxxxx>
>>>> To: debian-user <debian-user@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>>> Subject: Can not shutdown
>>>> Resent-Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 02:36:30 +0000 (UTC)
>>>> Resent-From: debian-user@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>>>
>>>> Hi all,
>>>>
>>>> I just installed Debian testing, Debian Installer Buster Alpha 5 release.
>>>>
>>>> I use LXDE and now I just found out that I cannot shut down from LXDE,
>>>> "Logout - Shutdown"
>>>>
>>>> It gives the error saying "GDBUS Error System Error ENXIO No such drive
>>>> or address"
>>>>
>>>> I tried with XFCE but still it won't shutdown, it just logs out instead.
>>>>
>>>> What has gone wrong?
>>>>
>>>> M.W.C.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>> I did su, shutdown -h and it works.
>>
>>
> 


Well, I ended up re-installing the whole system with previous installer.
Something had gone wrong with Alpha 5, shutting down wasn't the only
problem I had. Now no more problem  but I wonder what went wrong.

M.W.C.