cant start gksu firefox
dmitrij.ledkov at ubuntu.com
Sat Apr 3 21:56:53 UTC 2010
On 3 April 2010 21:26, Nils Kassube <kassube at gmx.net> wrote:
> Dmitrijs Ledkovs wrote:
>> And even worse idea to use gksu. Try
>> gksudo. Should yield better results.
> Can you explain why gksu is a bad idea and why gksudo is better?
gksu - executes as superuser using $HOME = /root
gksudo - executes your current environment e.g. $HOME=/home/$user but
with superuser priviliges.
Generally you want the latter one.
More information about the Ubuntu-devel-discuss