Terminal or shell command to shutdown or reboot Ubuntu Linux

To shutdown / poweroff Ubuntu Linux

Type the command:
sudo halt
OR
sudo shutdown -h now

To reboot Ubuntu Linux

Type the command:
sudo reboot

More information can be found about these two commands by typing following commands :
man reboot
man shutdown

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