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Re: allow user shutdown



On Sun, 27 Feb 2005 20:37:22 -0700, Todd C. Miller
<Todd_(_dot_)_Miller_(_at_)_courtesan_(_dot_)_com> wrote:
> In message <c6bf2550502271926241371f3_(_at_)_mail_(_dot_)_gmail_(_dot_)_com>
>         so spake James Earl (jamesd.earl):
> 
> > I basically would like to use the shutdown command without needing to
> > enter a password or be prompted further (I guess sudo is an option if
> > you can have it work without a password???).
> 
> Users in group operator may run shutdown.  That is why it is
> setuid root but not executable by other than owner and group.
> 
>  - todd
> 

Thanks, can't get any easier than that!



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