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kdesudo - a sudo frontend for KDE


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kdesudo is a frontend for sudo for the KDE desktop.


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Specifies the command to run
Specifies the target uid [default is root]
Do not keep password
Forgets all passwords
Set priority value: between 0 and 100, 0 is lowest [default is 50]
Let command use existing dcopserver
Comment to display in the dialog box
Do not display « ignore » button
Makes the dialog transient for an X app specified by winid
Specify icon to use in the password dialog
Do not show the command to be run in the dialog
Use realtime scheduling
Use target UID if « file » is not writeable
Enable terminal output (no password keeping)
Sets a runas user


This manual page was written by Anthony Mercatante <> for the Ubuntu system (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.

On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.