[ubuntu-za] usb modems

Morgan Collett morgan at penguinlabs.net
Mon Apr 2 14:36:30 BST 2007


louis wrote:
> You have to be root user to change the file. 
> So log in as root and change the file and save it, then log back in as user.

Given that this is Ubuntu... use sudo to edit the file with root
privileges rather than "logging in as root":

sudo gedit /etc/wvdial.conf

For Kubuntu, I think the equivalent is:

kdesu kate /etc/wvdial.conf

- but I'm not sure...

Regards
Morgan



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