Why use "su -" rather than "su"
shockwave at clan-tf20.com
Fri Jul 15 17:58:41 UTC 2005
> >Hmm. So I give up my regular editor in return for not having to type
> "gedit &" works for me, whether I'm root or not. I expect that something
> similar would work for you.
You could always just put your regular editor in a directory that is in
everyone's PATH. That way you could switch to root from your normal user
account, have root's environment and permissions, and not have to sacrifice
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