Logging Out of GNOME

When you have finished working and want to quit GNOME, you are presented with the choice of simply logging out of GNOME (leaving the system running), restarting the machine, or halting the system completely.

Figure 2-7. The GNOME Log Out Confirmation

To quit GNOME, select the Log Out menu item from the Main Menu. This will bring up a dialog which presents you with the options listed above.