[Warty] - password not accepted when loading qtparted - Linz

Magnus Therning magnus at therning.org
Fri Jul 1 16:18:50 UTC 2005


On Sat, Apr 02, 2005 at 07:59:45PM -0500, Art Alexion wrote:
>
>
>Lindsay wrote:
>
>>On Fri, 2005-04-01 at 19:47 -0500, bored2k wrote:
>
>>>qparted doesnt seem to understand sudo, so it asks for a real su
>>>passwd, wich you dont have. Same with firestarter [at least when I
>>>tried it].
>yes. Works fine if you create and use a real root password.

Are these programs that are started through the menu?
In that case they're probably using gksu rather than gksudo, this is a
bug and should be reported!

/M

-- 
Magnus Therning                    (OpenPGP: 0xAB4DFBA4)
magnus at therning.org
http://therning.org/magnus

Software is not manufactured, it is something you write and publish.
Keep Europe free from software patents, we do not want censorship
by patent law on written works.

Crypto is not mathematics, but crypto can be highly mathematical,
crypto can use mathematics, but good crypto can be done without a
great reliance on complex mathematics.
      -- W T Shaw
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: not available
URL: <https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-users/attachments/20050701/5664fc23/attachment.pgp>


More information about the ubuntu-users mailing list