i have a fresh ubuntu 12.04 installation with encrypted home partition. i copied over my home folder from another computer. when i try to launch graphical programs via sudo i get errors like the ...
While trying to follow these instructions, I encountered the following error while attempting what seems like a simple sudo edit operation: $ sudo gedit /var/lib/dpkg/status ** (gedit:14898): ...
I need to run a program (libreoffice) as another user. I noticed that the program started in the background when invoked as kdesudo -u otheruser libreoffice, possibly to avoid social engineering ...