This document specifies the Remote Shutdown Protocol. The Remote Shutdown Protocol is a remote procedure call (RPC)-based protocol used to shut down or terminate shutdown on a remote computer.
Sections 1.8, 2, and 3 of this specification are normative and can contain the terms MAY, SHOULD, MUST, MUST NOT, and SHOULD NOT as defined in RFC 2119. Sections 1.5 and 1.9 are also normative but cannot contain those terms. All other sections and examples in this specification are informative.