[gobolinux-users] kdesu wrapper?

Jonas Karlsson jonka750 at student.liu.se
Mon Aug 8 02:13:40 GMT 2005


On Mon, 08 Aug 2005 03:17:05 +0200, André Detsch <detsch at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 8/7/05, Jonas Karlsson <jonka750 at student.liu.se> wrote:
>> Im trying to use kwifimanager to manage my wireless network card, but  
>> when
>> I try to use the "Configuration editor" it returns "kdesu: ERROR: User
>> root does not exist". Anyone have an idea in which package
>> (KDE-base/KDE-network/...) to look for the "root" entry to create a  
>> patch?
>> If I run 'kdesu test' from the prompt (without user specified) I dont  
>> get
>> any errors, so my guess is that it has to be in the KDE-network package,
>> but I grepped the entire source and found nothing...
>
> Are you using KDM?
>
> The
>   /Programs/KDE-Libs/Current/Resources/Environment
> file sets the ADMIN_ACCOUNT variable:
>   export ADMIN_ACCOUNT=`SuperUserName || echo gobo`
>
> But if you are using BootScripts 1.X and KDM, maybe the variable is
> not being set...
>

I'm using neither KDM or KDE. Im using WDM with WindowMaker.

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/Jonas

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