m.s0128532 at gmail.com
Mon Apr 20 14:12:37 UTC 2009
apart from cp -r
On 20/04/2009, MG <m.s0128532 at gmail.com> wrote:
> how else do u write with Ubuntu??
> On 20/04/2009, Tommy Trussell <tommy.trussell at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Mon, Apr 20, 2009 at 3:11 AM, Nils Kassube <kassube at gmx.net> wrote:
>> > MG wrote:
>> >> All I did was start up nautilus, typing 'sudo nautilus'
>> > OK so far, but what exactly is the problem? Does it not work or are you
>> > just concerned about the messages? If you use a terminal to start a
>> > graphical program there are often a lot of messages which can simply be
>> > ignored. However if something didn't work it could be because you used
>> > sudo to start a graphical program. Usually graphical programs are
>> > started with gksudo (or kdesudo if you use KDE) instead. So the command
>> > sould be "gksudo nautilus".
>> This may be outdated thinking, but people used to specifically warn
>> against running Nautilus as root. I don't know if it was for security
>> concerns or "shoot yourself in foot" concerns, but there aren't many
>> GOOD reasons to run Nautilus as root.
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