how can I add "root" privileges in LxPanel launcher (in Lubuntu)? I would like have launcher for Synaptic, but Synaptic need root privileges.
Have anyone any idea how it do it?
You can achieve this without needing to install any extra packages.
Graphical option -
Try LxMenuEditor Add in a custom command
Sereenshots (I did not add them directly as they are large)
To install the dependencies
LxMenuEditor itself is a script, save it in ~/bin
to run it manually,
Once you log out and log back in, ~/bin will be on your path and you can either make a menu entry of it or open a terminal and type
Your other option is to manually edit your menu or write a launcher. Writing a launcher is not too hard , they are located in
For details, see