File checked by shutdown
if called from init
(ie. when ctrl-alt-delete
is pressed). Unless one of the users specified in it (or root) is logged in on a virtual console, the system will not reboot. This is a Good Thing
, as it prevents dumbass
es rebooting your server.
The file is a list of usernames, one per line. Comments are #ed out. Example:
# Users who are allowed to perform console shutdowns: