Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Arch
User Name
Arch This Forum is for the discussion of Arch Linux.


  Search this Thread
Old 08-17-2009, 07:06 PM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Oct 2008
Location: Israel
Distribution: Arch and debian
Posts: 23

Rep: Reputation: 15
wicd asks for a root pass and X throws an error.

Hey fellas.
I just installed arch64bit
I configured kde 4.3 to start wicd each time kde starts. when the program starts, it asks for the root password. how can i bypass that?
and after i type in the password, X says that it can't connect to wicd's d-bus.
sorry for the lame questions I'm not an arch expert.

Old 08-18-2009, 02:39 AM   #2
Senior Member
Registered: Jan 2008
Location: Urbana IL
Distribution: Slackware, Slacko,
Posts: 3,153
Blog Entries: 3

Rep: Reputation: 340Reputation: 340Reputation: 340Reputation: 340
make sure your user has netdev in his groups or hal will not allow you that user to use the net device


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
su asks root pass but only can click enter !? leger Mandriva 2 06-01-2007 01:27 PM
.htaccess with Basic authentication throws MySQL error in Error Log shailesh_mishra Linux - Security 6 01-17-2007 10:15 AM
Basic authentication with .htaccess throws MySQL error in Error Log shailesh_mishra Linux - Networking 2 01-12-2007 01:16 PM
Planning to change root pass and oracle system pass sathyguy Red Hat 1 12-20-2005 09:53 PM
FreeBSD Live Cd asks for Username/Pass GUIPenguin *BSD 1 08-23-2004 09:05 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Arch

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:04 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration