:I often watch movies untill I fall asleep. As this has been generating
: quite a bit of income for electricity companies, I tried using shutdown
: -h +60.
:This makes the computer though proceed with shutdown but stop at the very
: end saying something like "You can shut down your computer now or press a
: button to reboot".
:Why is this happening? ACPI? Whats the best way to time a shutdown?
I always use 'halt -p' myself. 'shutdown -p ...' should work well.
A shutdown without -p does not normally power off the machine.