Acer Aspire Reboots on Ubuntu Shutdown

I had a problem using Ubuntu and an Acer Aspire V5-571G. Every time I opted to shutdown, the laptop would reboot again after a few seconds. I found this article with the answer for Fedora and to make it work on Ubuntu I chose to replace the shutdown command as follows:

Now that the default shutdown command is moved safely out of the way create a new one:

Add the following code to the /sbin/shutdown file:

Make the file executable:

 

 

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