problems starting kde apps as root

James Richard Tyrer tyrerj at
Fri Jul 9 08:35:21 BST 2004

Joerg Stadermann wrote:
> On Friday 09 July 2004 03:52, James Richard Tyrer wrote:
> <snip>
>>Try opening a Konsole:
>>        su -
>>        <enter password>
>>        kdeinit
>>and see if this fixes the problem.
> No, kdeinit just runs fine. The problem is that apps started by 
> kdeinit won't start, no matter if started from su or from a root 
> login shell. 

Did you try this?

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