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Old 06-17-2002, 01:03 PM   #1
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This is probably a stupid question, but anyway.

I'd like to make a little icon to link to an application which has to be run as root but clicked from a user's window. I can do it in the terminal but would like to make a shortcut to it.


I'd like to change

[user@anything] $ su
password: *******************
[user@anything] $ /programme/to/execute
Old 06-17-2002, 01:07 PM   #2
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You'll need a graphical su program (I think ksu is one), read the man page for that program to find out how to pass programs to it.

I imagine it would be something like "ksu -c 'krpm'"


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