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How do I login to root Konqueror (Mandrake), so that I can change access rigts?
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To run Konqueror as the root user, open a command shell, and type:

You'll be prompted for the root password.

Then run Konqueror by typing:
konqueror &

The ampersand (&) tells the shell to start it up as a separate process, so the shell isn't tied up until you exit konqueror.  To exit from root back to your normal login, type ctrl-d or exit.

Careful what you do in konqueror when you're root: it will let you trash your system with graphical ease.



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