CD\DVD-RW Writting Problem (Newbee)

Nils Kassube kassube at
Fri Jun 12 05:00:10 UTC 2009

Chris Taylor wrote:
> chris at chris-desktop:~$ sudo k3b
> [sudo] password for chris:
> kbuildsycoca running...
> Error: "/var/tmp/kdecache-chris" is owned by uid 1000 instead of uid

Don't use sudo with graphical applications, that may lead to trouble. 

kdesudo k3b

if you have Kubuntu installed or if you have Ubuntu, use

gksu k3b

instead. See <> section 
"Graphical sudo".


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