[mythtv-users] Ubuntu Edgy - MythWeb

Brian Wood beww at beww.org
Wed Feb 7 17:36:46 UTC 2007

On Feb 7, 2007, at 9:59 AM, Stroller wrote:

> It should be _possible_ to log into a KDE session as root - I think
> this is an option to KDM, the logon window you probably see when
> Kbuntu boots up. KDM is the bit that shows an icon for AJM and an
> icon for Stroller and you click on one of those and enter your
> password & go to your desktop. Or it maybe just has empty "username"
> and "password" fields and "logon" & "reboot" buttons. I _think_ the
> option to show root / allow root logons is hidden away amongst all
> the other KDE settings in Kontrol Panel or whatever it's called.

I'm not sure about kubuntu but KDE in general has "File Manager -  
Super User Mode" under System-More Aplications.

The startup will ask for your root password of course.

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