Load time is rediculous

erik burggraaf 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
bank.  Smile.
----- 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
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