The log out/shut down button is not responding to clicks. Tried:

gnome-session-quitand got:

** (gnome-session-quit:1782): WARNING **: Failed to call logout: The name org.gnome.SessionManager was not provided by any .service files

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you can use this command as Normal user not root. this will kill all processes and send you back to login window

kill -9 -1

"A PID of -1 is special; it indicates all processes except the kill process itself and init."

Read this for more info

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