Bug 21628 - shutdown man page doesn't refer to poweroff
shutdown man page doesn't refer to poweroff
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: SysVinit (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2000-12-02 16:52 EST by Stephen Rasku
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:30 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-10 10:53:59 EST
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Description Stephen Rasku 2000-12-02 16:52:42 EST
Since "shutdown -h" has been replaced with poweroff, there should be a
reference to poweroff in the "SEE ALSO" section of the shutdown man page.
Comment 1 Nalin Dahyabhai 2001-01-15 22:58:50 EST
Reassigning to SysVinit, which provides this man page.
Comment 2 R P Herrold 2001-02-10 10:53:52 EST
On Sat, 10 Feb 2001, Bill Nottingham wrote:
> I suppose I should tweak shutdown to have a -p poweroff argument,
> but that would still change the behavior from previous releases.
RFE'd as 26951 against gdm at:

It might make sense to co-ordinate this effort.
Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2001-04-04 01:55:26 EDT
Fixed in 2.78-15; thanks!

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