server gnome disallow normal user to shutdown

Alejandro Imass ait at
Mon Mar 29 12:22:19 UTC 2010

On Mon, Mar 29, 2010 at 4:55 AM, n dhert <ndhertbsd at> wrote:
> If a FreeBSD8.0/Gnome system is a server, with many individual users, I
> don't want a normal user to be able to do a restart or shutdown or hibernate
> etc... Now any user has the possibility to do that via System / Shutdown
> How to disallow that globally? (except for e.g. the users in the group
> wheel)

I think the option doesn't work even for wheel users. I mean it's
there but in my system it just logs the user out. Anyway you can
disble the menu option with gnome configuration. and google things like this "customize
gnome desktop menus"

Alejandro Imass

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