Re: How to 'su' to root from a script using Xdialog?
Michelle Konzack wrote:
> since some times I am coding a debconf util which use Xdialog as
> interface. Exactly, on startup it present a list of all packages
> which can be configured with debconf and then the $USER select
> the desired package and configure it using Xdialog.
This doesn't answer your actual question (which I snipped), but are you
familiar with the package "configure-debian" ? It sounds like it is
very similar to the goal you are trying to achieve, so maybe it can save
you some coding...
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