shutting down

Kent Stewart kstewart at
Sat Aug 16 11:43:09 PDT 2003

On Saturday 16 August 2003 11:40 am, lilyslipper at wrote:
> I used
>  shutdown -h now
> but the comp I use won't let me power off no matter how many times i
> hit the power switch, what do I do?

Sounds like you have an ATX mobo. You have to press the off switch for 
several seconds to shut it down.


Kent Stewart
Richland, WA

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