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Old 01-15-2009, 02:01 PM   #1
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running vlc player


can anyone help me how to run vlc player as root ???
 
Old 01-15-2009, 02:05 PM   #2
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open a terminal, become root and type
vlc

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VLC media player 0.8.6h Janus
starting VLC root wrapper... using UID 0 (root)
***************************************
* Running VLC as root is discouraged. *
***************************************

It is potentially dangerous, and might not even work properly.
 
  


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