nvidia-settings: Menu entry should ask for sudo password

Brad Sims bmsims1 at comcast.net
Sun Jul 27 07:02:02 UTC 2008

Package: nvidia-settings
Version: 1.0+20080304-0ubuntu1.1
Severity: minor

You can't write to xorg unless you are root.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
  APT prefers hardy-updates
  APT policy: (500, 'hardy-updates'), (500, 'hardy-security'), (500, 'hardy-proposed'), (500, 'hardy-backports'), (500, 'hardy')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.24-20-generic (SMP w/1 CPU core)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages nvidia-settings depends on:
ii  libatk1.0-0             1.22.0-0ubuntu1  The ATK accessibility toolkit
ii  libc6                   2.7-10ubuntu3    GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libcairo2               1.6.0-0ubuntu2   The Cairo 2D vector graphics libra
ii  libglib2.0-0            2.16.4-0ubuntu2  The GLib library of C routines
ii  libgtk2.0-0             2.12.9-3ubuntu4  The GTK+ graphical user interface 
ii  libpango1.0-0           1.20.5-0ubuntu1  Layout and rendering of internatio
ii  libx11-6                2:1.1.3-1ubuntu2 X11 client-side library
ii  libxext6                2:1.0.3-2build1  X11 miscellaneous extension librar

Versions of packages nvidia-settings recommends:
pi  nvidia-glx-n 173.14.09+ NVIDIA binary XFree86 4.x/X.Org 'n

-- no debconf information

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