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Old 12-01-2004, 09:53 PM   #1
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hmm..i have a problem loggin in as root in KDE..i'm running Suse Linux...and it just goes straight into YAST whenever i type root and password in the login screen..however i don't have any problems loggin in using the shell terminal...and there are no options whatsoever to choose where do i want to login when i login as root..
Old 12-02-2004, 04:31 AM   #2
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Tereno, I have split your post off into it's own thread as it doesn't really form part of the other thread.
Old 12-02-2004, 06:28 AM   #3
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alright..thank you..hmm..but no one has replied?..
Old 12-02-2004, 06:36 AM   #4
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Why would you want to login to KDE as root? It is really dangerous to do that because if someone hacks into your system, they can do a lot of irreversible damage. You can do any system administration work as a normal user. I haven't used Suse 9.2 yet, but Suse Enterprise Server behaves in the way that you mentioned because root is only supposed to login just to do quick administration work, but not run a full gui environment like KDE.


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