root user, graphical programs

Mike Clarke jmc-freebsd2 at
Fri May 15 11:52:45 UTC 2009

On Friday 15 May 2009, Pieter Donche wrote:

> No luck (yet)

I see from your original post that you're using KDE so you could try a 
third way:

Use <ALT + F2> to open the run dialog.
Enter xpdf or whatever in the "Command area.
Click on "Options", select "Run as a different user and fill in the 
username and password for root.

Mike Clarke

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