[PLUG] Opening X app when su root

Michael Rasmussen mikeraz at patch.com
Sat Sep 18 09:00:02 PDT 2004

On Sat, Sep 18, 2004 at 07:53:08AM -0700, Rich Shepard wrote:
> so I can add fonts to what OO.o sees. The X server responds that it cannot
> open the display.

It's a permissions issue.  Before you 'su -' run the command `xhost +`.

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