> I am a newcomer on Linux scene and am learning my way around this
> worderful piece of software. I have come far over the past few days.
> However I have run across an annoyance that I need to fix and learn
> something about file permissions along the way. When I freshly
> installed KDE I was able to start the file manager in super user mode
> and get full access to the files. In the past few days when I click on
> the menu item the kdesu window comes up prompting for the root password.
> Once enetered the file manager application does not come up at all. If
> I hit ignore konqueror starts up in regular user mode just fine. If I
> kdesu applications such as user manager, they work fine. It's only
> kdesu konqueror that fails. I looked in /usr/kde/3/bin/ and konqueror's
> file permissions are the same as the other applications that work. I
> had read somewhere about a magic cookie based secrity feature used by
> konq, but I have not found a solution yet. Any help is appreciated.
wrong newsgroups, try comp.windows.x.kde
I've taken the liberty of chucking this in there for you and setting the
follow-ups to just that newsgroup
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