Ubuntu newbe password question ?

Dennis Kaarsemaker dennis at kaarsemaker.net
Sat Sep 24 20:28:59 UTC 2005

On za, 2005-09-24 at 21:18 +0100, ubuntu at pusspaws.net wrote:
> dave at dave-comp:~$ gksudo gnome-terminal
> bash: gksudo: command not found
> dave at dave-comp:~$ sudo -i
> Password:
> root at dave-comp:~ # apt-get install gksudo
> Reading package lists... Done
> Building dependency tree... Done
> E: Couldn't find package gksudo
> root at dave-comp:~ # 

You should install the ubuntu-desktop metapackage (or kubuntu-desktop if
you use kde, in which case you need kdesudo  (or was it kdesu?))
Dennis K.
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