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Hi, I have installed fedora core 3linux, I could not shutdown my computer?. I have tried the command "halt -p" , shutdown..etc nothing has worked for me , can any ...
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    shut down problem in fedora core 3?


    Hi,
    I have installed fedora core 3linux, I could not shutdown my computer?.
    I have tried the command "halt -p" , shutdown..etc
    nothing has worked for me , can any one give me the solution?.
    Regards
    sivasankar

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    What happens when you type "shutdown -h now"?

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    did you use those commands as root? you have to be in root to use the shutdown commands. You can also try "poweroff"

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