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General"Linux is better thought-out than Windows" Pin
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...but if that's the case, some things are definitely falling through the cracks.

On many distributions, if I try to shutdown the system at a command prompt (typically with "shutdown -P 0"), I'm told I have to run sudo and I'm prompted for a password. Great feature, you wouldn't want any dumbass you share your computer with to be able to bring it down without showing he's got at least some amount of authority.

Yet that same user can select Shutdown from the UI, and it'll happily comply without prompting for anything else (or at most, a confirmation prompt).

If this was some sort of oversight, it would've been addressed years ago, no?
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