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Old 05-29-2004, 06:30 AM   #1
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Username: root - only thing I see is YaST!!!

I have SuSE 9.1 Pro. I log on using root before and it was just like my account I use normally but I tried it today and I see YaST screen coming up when I loged in using root so I decided to close it. When I done that it just logs out !!! How can I access my root again so when I log on it shows desktop screen with KDE etc. Thanks
Old 05-29-2004, 06:33 AM   #2
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Never mind!!! i found out how to fix it. I just had to choose KDE intead of Default!
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It would be better if you logged in with your regular user account, rather than log into kde as root. If you need to run a gui program as root, you can use 'kdesu <program>' to do so. Many tools that need root access will prompt you for the root password, so often the kdesu command is not necessary.


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