Ubuntu – How to automatically shutdown the system after a specific time

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How can I automatically shutdown the system after a certain customizable time?

Best Answer

  • Open a terminal window and type in:

    sudo shutdown -h +60
    

    and just replace 60 with whatever number of minutes you want to take.

    More info here:

    http://ubuntuforums.org/archive/index.php/t-473173.html http://www.linux.org/lessons/beginner/l5/lesson5a.html