Why Restart & Shutdown Buttons on login screen
chris at wavestore.com
Fri Apr 25 13:16:11 UTC 2008
Antonio M wrote:
> in anycase any user can press the power button or unplug the system,
> so there is no safety reason to have only root options.
> My two cents
Yes but if it were deemed necessary, the case and power connections
could be locked away and made physically inaccessible.
But then if you were going to all that effort, you could probably find a
way to disable the poweroff and shutdown options, both on the login
screen and command line.
(deleted the stupid work disclaimer this time!)
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