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by Celcius1
Tue May 19, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: MATE
Topic: Unable to 'Open as Administrator' in Caja (installed on Cinnamon) SOLVED
Replies: 15
Views: 1860

Re: Unable to 'Open as Administrator' in Caja (installed on Cinnamon) SOLVED

I think this problem is being caused by the fact that the gksu facility has been removed from the Ubuntu repository found this web article referring to the removal https://www.maketecheasier.com/gksu-alternatives-ubuntu-bionic/ If its available after a fresh install, then the Mint maintainers must b...
by Celcius1
Tue May 19, 2020 7:21 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Open as Administrator option gone after upgrade
Replies: 23
Views: 608

Re: Open as Administrator option gone after upgrade

Did a bit of googling, and found this article, its been removed from Ubuntu as of version 18.04 https://www.maketecheasier.com/gksu-alternatives-ubuntu-bionic/ basically gksu is depreciated from UIbuntu 18.04 which version Mint 19.3 uses as a source, that is why it has disappeared, as gksu is no lon...
by Celcius1
Tue May 19, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Open as Administrator option gone after upgrade
Replies: 23
Views: 608

Re: Open as Administrator option gone after upgrade

Schultz wrote:
Tue May 19, 2020 7:06 pm
Open Synaptic and see if caja-gksu is installed.
I checked this, and the module is not even available as an installable module
by Celcius1
Tue May 19, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Open as Administrator option gone after upgrade
Replies: 23
Views: 608

Re: Open as Administrator option gone after upgrade

Is any of this https://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?p=1765628#p1765628 any help? I went through the suggestions they said, and no dice, did not come back, apparently a module called caja-gksu is missing, which allows this function, and is unable to be added back in that is supposedly removed ...
by Celcius1
Tue May 19, 2020 6:55 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Open as Administrator option gone after upgrade
Replies: 23
Views: 608

Re: Open as Administrator option gone after upgrade

Yes the option has disappeared from the file menu drop down box.

But I did try thx-1138 suggestion did not work, but then I have not restarted my machine as yet
by Celcius1
Tue May 19, 2020 3:13 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Open as Administrator option gone after upgrade
Replies: 23
Views: 608

Re: Open as Administrator option gone after upgrade

Yes I run the MATE desktop. As it was the closest to Windows 7 at the time as I was a Windows convert. But No I did not reinstall as it would have been a nightmare to get my machine back to normal, So I did an upgrade in Place. But I have lost the option to easily in the GUI run specific things with...
by Celcius1
Mon May 18, 2020 8:40 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Open as Administrator option gone after upgrade
Replies: 23
Views: 608

Open as Administrator option gone after upgrade

Hi Guys, I'm by no means a real newbie to linux, but still new to mint 19.3 I just finished the process in upgrading my linux mint 18.3 install to mint 19.3 but after the upgrade, I lost my elevated privilege's I use simpify3d on my computer and when I run it I need to select open as administrator, ...

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