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ja660k
July 22nd, 2008, 04:45 PM
hey guys...

i have a little problem.. i need to be able to write .conf files...
and the system doesnt let me, says i dont have permission
i have no ieda how to write things as super user?


sudo vim ?
...lol

tech0007
July 22nd, 2008, 04:47 PM
with gui, use

gksu gedit [.conffile]

No gui,

sudo nano [.donffile]

northern lights
July 22nd, 2008, 04:48 PM
Run


gksu gedit NameOfFile.conf

brian_p
July 22nd, 2008, 04:48 PM
sudo vim ?
...lol

. . . . would be as good as anything.

ja660k
July 22nd, 2008, 04:57 PM
thanks guys... it worked gksu gedit worked good like thanks alot

muteXe
July 22nd, 2008, 05:15 PM
sudo vim ?
...lol

That's what I would use. Why is that funny? :(