How do I restart /shutdown from a terminal?
In gdm I could use
os.system("gdm-control --reboot && openbox --exit")
In a Python script.
What would the command be for lightdm?
You can just do it from terminal by
Or you can use
I looked through the manpages and couldn't find anything in lightdm that would allow you to shtudown the computer. You could use dbus.
Which is explained here