Question about desktop files

Jani Monoses jani.monoses at
Thu Aug 23 22:44:12 CEST 2007

Jean-Philippe Guillemin wrote:
> Christian Dywan wrote:
>> Why in the world do you want to get rid of gksu? It's a super handy
>> tool for nothing but running graphical apps as root. It does not
>> require gnome. 
> Gksu prior to version 1.3.7 : yes.
> After this version Gnome session and Gnome keyring are needed (no more 
> "-a" switch if I remember well). That's why Zenwalk still provide 
> version 1.3.7 of Gksu.

2.0.0 in Ubuntu and while gnome-keyring is used, gnome-session is not in the dependencies.


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