Originally Posted by th1bill
I have the nodified zorg.conf script I need but at the terminal I open /etc/x11/xorg.conf after sudo su as root but after modifying the lines needed I am informed that I do not have permission to save the changes, the same in the root terminal.
How are you opening the file? Sudo su gives you root powers in the terminal. What other commands are you running.
I would think that a simple;
gksudo gedit /etc/X11/xorg.conf
would be all you need.
If you were to run;
give your pass word and get back to the prompt then you could run;
Before anyone jumps my butt here, I will say that the recommended way is the gksudo command for using a graphic tool like gedit.