No way to shutdown the computer via Kmenu?!?

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at
Thu May 17 00:44:10 BST 2007

On 17/05/07, Andy Harrison <aharrison at> wrote:
> On 5/16/07, Dotan Cohen <dotancohen at> wrote:
> > Yes Bruce that's one extra click. That's also time I have to wait for
> > the logout. I also mentioned, way back at the beginning of this thread
> > when you asked the first time, that I do not want to end my session. I
> > want the session to be there when I return.
> When I click the Log Out button, I am presented with the following
> options, Log out, Suspend, Hibernate, Restart, and Turn Off.  It seems
> like you're asking for Suspend mode, so this is probably the correct
> procedure to get what you want.

I have only Log Out there...

> Otherwise this is obviously going to degrade into a Microsoft
> technical support style call with the user arguing with tech support
> they don't want to *Start* the computer, they want to stop it, so why
> should they have to click the Start button....

I can shutdown/ restart via the command line no problem, but I do not
think that wanting a GUI way of doing it would be considered unusual
in an [K]Ubuntu forum.

Dotan Cohen

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