Re: Root login in graphical enviroment
On Thu, 2002-08-01 at 02:49, Kirk Strauser wrote:
> At 2002-07-31T15:38:49Z, Crispin Wellington <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> >> gack! use sudo!
> > Wont X reject the connection unless you merge your magic cookie?
> > Try it. go
> > sudo gdmconfig
> > Does it work or do you get
> > Xlib: connection to ":0.0" refused by server
> > Xlib: Client is not authorized to connect to Server
> The GDM configurator GUI opened and allowed me to make settings changes.
What does it say? If it has any lines like
Then you should go read the X authentication HOWTO and see why this is a