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Virtual Network Computing, kurz VNC, ist eine Software, die den Bildschirminhalt eines entfernten Rechners (Server) auf einem lokalen Rechner

Run Nano as root in vnc session

How to Run Nano File Manager as root in a VNC Session

In this post I show how to run Nano file manager as root in a VNC session. I’m using a Fedora Cinnamon Spin to this logged in as an common user via VNC viewer.

Fire up a terminal and insert the command below at the end of .bashrc by hit nano ~/.bashrc

export XAUTHORITY=/home/vncuser/.Xauthority

 this example use vncuser, enter your username instead.

close the terminal and re-open again, hit the command line below to run nemo as root:

$ sudo pkexec env DISPLAY=$DISPLAY XAUTHORITY=$XAUTHORITY nemo

As the video shows below.