write a file to etc folder

NoOp glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Mon Nov 2 21:21:13 UTC 2009

On 11/02/2009 01:07 PM, Joep L. Blom wrote:
> William wrote:
>> I used gedit to back a file and I need to the etc folder but it says I
>> need root access how can I get it to save it ?
> gksudo nautilus.
> Joep

That indeed works. But I hesitate to advise doing that for what appears
to be a new linux/ubuntu user... without all the appropriate
disclaimer/warnings etc. :-)

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