win32com (VBScript to Python) problem

Tim Howarth tim at
Tue Nov 25 15:33:49 CET 2003

In message <Xns943E88ECAA049duncanrcpcouk at>
          Duncan Booth <duncan at> wrote:

> > It's just that I'd like to do the shutting down myself - why call
> > pshutdown if I can call the shut down mechanism directly.
> > 
> > 
> I would say because with the pstools version you get a message on screen 
> telling the user that their system is going to shut down in 1 minute (or 
> whatever) and giving them an opportunity to save their work. You might 
> never need that,

Indeed, for this task I just want to shutdown whatever's left switched
on of 300+ PCs, at (say) 10:00pm.

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