superuser in gnome

Gérard BIGOT gerard.bigot at
Fri Aug 3 13:12:18 UTC 2007

 kdesu konsole -> gksu gnome-console

And, in order to run something, just type alt+F2


On 8/3/07, Harold Hartley <harold_hartley at> wrote:
> Hi, I am using gnome for the first time since I last tried it a little
> over 10 years ago.
> I've always used kde before and now running gnome due to some of the
> feature gnome has to offer.
> I'm trying to figure out how I can open a terminal un superuser mode so
> I can work on some configurations.
> I'm so used to kde that I was able to click run and then type in kdesu
> konsole, but I'm sure its diiferent in gnome and I've tried to look up
> what I need to do.
> I'm sure I'll get the swing of gnome after a while like I did with kde.
> Thanks
> Harold
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