[Bug 38763] Gedit Doesn't load when superuser

Eyez noeyez at gmail.com
Sat Apr 8 17:32:14 UTC 2006


Public bug reported:

Affects: gedit (Ubuntu)
       Severity: Normal
       Priority: (none set)
         Status: Unconfirmed


Description:
Hello,
Gedit doesn't load when i am the super user through the terminal. The error i get is:

root at computer:/boot/grub# gedit menu.lst
cannot open display: (null)
Run 'gedit --help' to see a full list of available command line options.

steps to reproduce

1. su - to become the super user
2. enter root password
3. gedit /etc/network/interfaces to test and see if gedit will load


you should gedit the error.

Thanks!
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Gedit Doesn't load when superuser
https://launchpad.net/malone/bugs/38763




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