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diff --git a/sbin/shutdown/shutdown.8 b/sbin/shutdown/shutdown.8
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--- a/sbin/shutdown/shutdown.8
+++ b/sbin/shutdown/shutdown.8
@@ -28,11 +28,12 @@
.\" @(#)shutdown.8 8.2 (Berkeley) 4/27/95
.\" $FreeBSD$
.\"
-.Dd December 23, 2008
+.Dd December 30, 2010
.Dt SHUTDOWN 8
.Os
.Sh NAME
-.Nm shutdown
+.Nm shutdown ,
+.Nm poweroff
.Nd "close down the system at a given time"
.Sh SYNOPSIS
.Nm
@@ -47,6 +48,7 @@
.Oc
.Ar time
.Op Ar warning-message ...
+.Nm poweroff
.Sh DESCRIPTION
The
.Nm
@@ -173,6 +175,13 @@ When run without options, the
utility will place the system into single user mode at the
.Ar time
specified.
+.Pp
+Calling utility as
+.Nm poweroff
+is equivalent of calling:
+.Bd -literal -offset indent
+shutdown -p now
+.Ed
.Sh FILES
.Bl -tag -width /var/run/nologin -compact
.It Pa /var/run/nologin