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Old 09-11-2002, 04:33 AM   #1
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Operating as su in KDE.


Is there a way to change and operate the gui as su?

I would like to have the ability to copy and install ALL files from within the window manager and NOT have to resort to shell.

I'm using Mandy 8.2 and KDE.


Old 09-11-2002, 06:04 AM   #2
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nope, not that i know of, you just log out of your current session and log on as root and vice versa....
Old 09-11-2002, 06:43 AM   #3
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I got a solution from another board


from console type in> su -l root

then launch > konqueror

It works.
Old 09-11-2002, 06:55 AM   #4
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or: su -c konqueror


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