Ubuntu newbe password question ?

Dennis Kaarsemaker dennis at kaarsemaker.net
Sat Sep 24 20:47:10 UTC 2005


On za, 2005-09-24 at 21:42 +0100, dave wrote:
> Is there an alternative to gnome-terminal I could use ?

On kubuntu it's konsole.

But: running gnome-terminal, konsole or any other gui program as root
(and specifically with sudo) is a bad idea, just use sudo -i.

The 'root terminal' entry has been thrown out of the menu in breezy
especially because of this.
-- 
Dennis K.
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