How to run GUI admin tools remotely?

Nils Kassube kassube at
Sun Jan 25 19:39:10 UTC 2009

Preston Kutzner wrote:
> You should 
> use gksudo, or the KDE equivalent (depending on what is installed on
> the remote machine) instead of just sudo.

No, kdesudo is broken since Hardy, it doesn't work via SSH [1]. OTOH, you 
can install gksu/gksudo on a KDE system if you want remote graphical root 


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