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Why cant I get linuxconf or user add to wok from gnome or kde terminals?
velkadaAsked:
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bughead1Commented:
Are you logged in as root?
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j2Commented:
linuxconf --text  (or as bughead said, run X as root) but if you dont want to logout/in just for this, use the above switch, or use an ssh tunnel
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velkadaAuthor Commented:
Yes im in root
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j2Commented:
what is the output of the command "id" if the output isnt like

"uid=0(root) gid=0(root) groups=0(root),1(bin),2(daemon),3(sys),4(adm),6(disk),10(wheel)"  (uid and gid is important) then you arent root.
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j2Commented:
or is this a "command not found" due to incorrect paths?
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velkadaAuthor Commented:
I tried linuxconf again and with some clicking got menu-with more clicking got message to update-Did so and establihed account --thanks
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