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Re: Simple little basic config questions

Haines Brown wrote:
I think this may be is a debian question because user can start the
FileRunner file manager, but not root. When root tries, it gets the

  Application can't initialize because it lacks display name and no
$DISPLAY environment variable.
  Error stgartup script: can't read "tk_patchLevel": No such variable
  while executing.

Are you logged into X as root, or as a normal user, and then opening a terminal, su'ing to root, and then running fr?

If the first, it should work. If the latter, you'll probably find it easier (and arguably safer) to use "sudo" instead of "su".


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