[SOLVED] "open current folder as root", error message?

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mack_mcash
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[SOLVED] "open current folder as root", error message?

Postby mack_mcash » Sat Jun 23, 2012 11:41 am

Hey, all.

When I'm in the file browser that is used in LMDE-64bit_LXDE,"PCManFM 0.9.10", and attempting to use the option from >"tools">"open current folder as root", this error message is displayed:

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"Failed to execute child process "xdg-su" (No such file or directory)"


Does anyone here have any solutions to this error?

Thanks for any assistance.

mack :)
Last edited by mack_mcash on Sat Jun 23, 2012 12:32 pm, edited 2 times in total.

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Re: "open current folder as root", error message?

Postby sagirfahmid3 » Sat Jun 23, 2012 12:08 pm

Open PcManFM and go to Edit>Preferences>Advanced
In the box that says "Switch user command," type in "gksu %s" and hit close.

Now it should be fixed.

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Re: "open current folder as root", error message?

Postby mack_mcash » Sat Jun 23, 2012 12:28 pm

sagirfahmid3 wrote:Open PcManFM and go to Edit>Preferences>Advanced
In the box that says "Switch user command," type in "gksu %s" and hit close.

Now it should be fixed.

It works!

Thank you, very much, sagirfahmid3, for the quick reply/solution. :wink:

mack


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