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Old 08-17-2003, 10:59 PM   #1
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Question root vs user


Hi all,

I'm totaly newbie.I'm reading book Running Linux 4th ed.Don't know much.Learning.Ok,point is that I need to know how can i run Firestarter on my Mandrake, Kde 3.1 as user,not root.Everytime it says something like "error...you must have root privileges to use it".....but i won't be signed as root to use it.

Thanx for helpful reply

 
Old 08-17-2003, 11:31 PM   #2
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I would recommend Guarddog instead, as when you start it as a user it will simply ask you for your root password, and carry on loading.
 
Old 08-17-2003, 11:53 PM   #3
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thanx

thanks a lot,I'll look for this one.probably easier for me.
 
  


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