Running ATI Catalyst Control Center as root?

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Running ATI Catalyst Control Center as root?

Postby fullmoonguru » Mon Mar 14, 2011 6:46 pm

I followed instructions from the Debian Wiki for loading the ATI/AMD proprietary driver. The control center is in the menu but doesn't open as root (Mint 9 had both root & non-root items in the menu). How do I change the command line in the menu item to run it as root?

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Re: Running ATI Catalyst Control Center as root?

Postby Roken » Mon Mar 14, 2011 7:08 pm

Mine is set up as:

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amdxdg-su -c amdcccle


Which works fine here. If that fails you could try:

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gksudo amdcccle
Kernel Linux Tex 3.2.2-1 (64 bit) xfce , burg
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Re: Running ATI Catalyst Control Center as root?

Postby fullmoonguru » Wed Mar 16, 2011 2:50 pm

Thanks, that second one did it. Just asks me for my password, then I'm in.


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