[kubuntu-devel] Konsole (Administrator Mode)

Jonathan Riddell jr at jriddell.org
Fri Mar 11 19:37:26 CST 2005

On Sat, Mar 12, 2005 at 02:34:37AM +0100, Volker L?chte wrote:
> Hi, since the 'Administrator Mode' of the konsole (system/other 
> programs/konsole (root mode)) needs the root password, it doesn't seem to 
> work out of the box. 
> But there is a quick workaround, if you add the checkbox (in the options of 
> the shortcut) 'start as different person' it shows you Jonathan Riddell's 
> patched KDE-su. 
> This works fine for me, will you add this to the final kubuntu version?

Is it really useful at all?  People who know how to use the command
line can use sudo or 'sudo bash' at the worst.  I'm minded just to
remove it.

Jonathan Riddell

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