[arch-general] Permanently allow root access
thomas at archlinux.org
Sat Feb 1 03:52:44 EST 2014
Am 01.02.2014 04:55, schrieb piruthiviraj natarajan:
> I want to run root X application in a terminal.
> [root at archbox ~]# smplayer
> smplayer: cannot connect to X server
> [root at archbox ~]#
> I followed the wiki
Again, the most convenient method of doing this is not included in the
wiki. Add the line
session optional pam_xauth.so
to /etc/pam.d/su and /etc/pam.d/su-l. Then switch to your root user
using 'su' or 'su -'.
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