Linux Mint 8 wont shut down or restart "Not Solved"

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spider
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Linux Mint 8 wont shut down or restart "Not Solved"

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I have a duel boot system... windows Vista and Linux 8.
after the install i can't shut down or restart.
even after the updates... i can't.


please help and thanks! :(

spider
Last edited by spider on Fri Feb 12, 2010 9:38 pm, edited 1 time in total.

Kendall
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Re: Linux Mint 8 wont shut down or restart

Post by Kendall »

What edition of Mint 8?

Reboot from a terminal with the command

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sudo shutdown -r now
then see if the problem persists after that.
Former Mint Fluxbox/LXDE and Peppermint OS guy.
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spider
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Re: Linux Mint 8 wont shut down or restart

Post by spider »

Linux mint 8 Helena

I did shut it down before i saw the post and it shut down fine. However, I can't restart, when i log off and try to restart that doesn't work either. :(
Thanks again!
spider :)

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