My observations on 'Help Topics' in Dapper

Venkat Raghavan venkatraghavan at
Wed Feb 1 09:06:12 UTC 2006

It has worked for me too, however it can mess up your .ICEAuthority file, and 
you wont be able to login from GDM next time. Hence the gksudo rule, i guess. 

On Wednesday 01 February 2006 02:51, Naaman Campbell wrote:
> with 'gksudo', it worked for me although
> I received warnings about the session manager.  I am yet to test on
> Dapper (away from machine) - perhaps somebody else can confirm..  If
> it is confirmed to work,  I think that there should be a rule in the
> writing of docs to use gksudo with graphical apps and sudo only for
> command-line based commands.

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