Gnome Xsu is an interface for the command "su - username -c command". It is not setuid root, and it uses the standard Unix "su" to run commands.
|Tags||Desktop Environment GNOME|
|Operating Systems||POSIX BSD FreeBSD Linux|
Release Notes: User interface/Hig fixes and small bugfixes.
Release Notes: Memory leak fixes.
Release Notes: This release has been ported to Gnome 2.0. The old style configure scripts and SU_PWD_OUT check have been removed, and autogen/automake scripts have been added.
Release Notes: Multiple language fixes, extra commandline options, and unlimited max length of the textboxes.
Release Notes: Gnome Xsu will no longer use the PATH of the user who is running Gnome Xsu to find the 'su' binary each startup. Instead, it will use what the configure script found.