Load time is rediculous
erik at erik-burggraaf.com
Wed Nov 6 14:33:37 EST 2002
Hi, just one more note. I always log in as root. This is the only thing I
left out in my last msg. I know it's not recomended that ppl do this in
practice, but it's not like I'm administering the server for first national
----- Original Message -----
From: "Ann Parsons" <akp at eznet.net>
To: <speakup at braille.uwo.ca>
Sent: Wednesday, November 06, 2002 2:20 PM
Subject: Re: Load time is rediculous
> Hi all,
> Chuck is right. It would be helpful to know how you shut down your
> computer. If you are just turning off the power, no wonder you're
> having troubles. Here's the drill. Follow it for best results.
> 1. log in as root or SU.
> 2. Type: shutdown -h now
> 3. Wait till Speakup tells you "power down".
> 4. Then, and only then turn off the power.
> I think you can find documentation by looking at the man page for
> shutdown. <smile> Yep, yepper, I just checked, it's most complete.
> have fun!
> Ann P.
> Ann K. Parsons
> email: akp at eznet.net ICQ Number: 33006854
> WEB SITE: http://home.eznet.net/~akp
> "All that is gold does not glitter. Not all those who wander are lost."
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