Shutdown or restart linux
Syntax shutdown [options] when [message] Options -c Cancel a shutdown that is in progress. -f Reboot fast, by suppressing the normal call to fsck when rebooting. -h Halt the system when shutdown is complete. -k Print the warning message, but suppress actual shutdown. -n Perform shutdown without a call to init. -r Reboot the system when shutdown is complete. -t sec Ensure a sec-second delay between killing processes and changing the runlevel. Examples Shutdown immediately: shutdown -h now Reboot immediately: shutdown -r now Shutdown at 8 pm: shutdown -h 20:00 Shutdown in 10 minutes: shutdown -h +10
"The illegal we do immediately. The unconstitutional takes a little longer" ~ Henry Kissinger
Related linux commands:
logout - Exit a login shell.
Equivalent Windows command: SHUTDOWN