View Full Version : [ubuntu] Privoxy problem

October 8th, 2011, 01:20 AM
Good evening I'm new to this forum. I have a problem with setting privoxy. The problem is that I cant make changes into privoxy config, I have tried to make changes trough terminal with sudo vi /home/myuser/etc/privoxy/config, but i cant write to that file. Can somebody help please:)?

October 8th, 2011, 01:41 AM
Hi, welcome to the forum! try using
gksudo gedit /home/myuser/etc/privoxy/config
Thank you

October 8th, 2011, 02:03 AM
thats amazing! thank you very much finally I can write to that file.:D

October 8th, 2011, 02:06 AM
Hi, your welcome! remember always use gksu or gksudo when opening a graphical application so root does not try to own it that will cause all kinds of problems,would you please go to the top of the page and mark this thread solved by clicking on thread tools. Thank you so much.