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How do I shutdown, reboot and logout the system from the command-line?

I would like to do that using the command-line, because sometimes my computer freezes and I need to force a shutdown (I know it's not good to the hardware). And: What is the difference between Halt ...
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Gnome Logout from command

How to get logout from Gnome session via command line ? Also Is there any way in GNOME to do "switch user" from command line ?
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How can I logout from a graphical environment from the command line?

Part of the beauty of trying out alpha releases of operating systems is that things will break, including things we take for granted. Today it's the turn of the logout button. So, how do you log out ...