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Re: su-wrapper in desktop/menu files

Daniel Baumann <daniel@debian.org> writes:

> yes, as said, please do not use gksu or kdesu directly, but always
> su-to-root. this includes the desktop file.
> we do have quite some problems on the livecds due to the fact, that a
> lot of people do not use the su-to-root wrapper, and some time, someone
> will have to proper massbugfil about that..

Could you file a wishlist bug against lintian to add a check for this,
including a rationale for why one shouldn't use gksu or kdesu directly?

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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