(SOLVED)Enter password to shut down?

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(SOLVED)Enter password to shut down?

Postby mrjoeyman » Sun Oct 09, 2011 8:36 am

Is it normal to have to enter my password when I shut down my computer? This is what I have to do.
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Re: Enter password to shut down?

Postby Gerd50 » Sun Oct 09, 2011 10:21 am

Yes it's normal but you can change it if you want:

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gksu gedit /usr/share/polkit-1/actions/org.freedesktop.consolekit.policy

In the section:

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 <action id="org.freedesktop.consolekit.system.stop-multiple-users">

line 5 is looking like this:

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change the no to yes:

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