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Re: Security policy oversight needed?



Rudolf Kastl (che666 gmail com) said: 
> there are also inconsistencies between gui clickery and shell usage...
> simple example:
> 
> click "shutdown" in gnome just does it in f12
> 
> issuesing shutdown -h now on the shell asks for root password ... id
> really expect a system to show consistent behaviour not only in gui
> clickery but system wide. this feels pretty broken to me.

It's a usermode bug in that there's not a wrapper for shutdown
(as opposed to halt/poweroff/reboot.)

Bill


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