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Old 09-12-2006, 04:08 PM   #1
assettt
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How od i install a program as root under suse 10/KDE.


I have downloaded a program via firefox onto the desktop and according to the installation instructions it should run when download is complete. However this is not happening and when i try to install using the installation software from KDE i'm told i do not have sufficient rights. How can i login as root and still be able to use the provided installation software. Thanks for any help.
 
Old 09-12-2006, 07:51 PM   #2
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what is the extension of the file?
just login as root and go to the place where you downloaded the file using konqueror or anything.
 
Old 09-12-2006, 07:59 PM   #3
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move them off the desktop to any other directory and try again. suse won't normally let you execute things from the desktop
 
  


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