gedit-root - Lets you launch gedit as root from the menu

Property Value
Distribution ROSA 2014.1
Repository ROSA Contrib x86_64
Package name gedit-root
Package version 1.0
Package release 8-rosa2014.1
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 6.75 KB
Download size 6.25 KB
Official Mirror
gedit-root creates a command named gedit-root which launches gedit with
root privileges (after authenticating via consolehelper), and adds a
menu launcher so you can launch gedit as root from the system menu.


Package Version Architecture Repository
gedit-root-1.0-8-rosa2014.1.noarch.rpm 1.0 noarch ROSA Contrib
gedit-root - - -


Name Value
gedit -
usermode-consoleonly -


Name Value
gedit-root == 1.0-8:2014.1
mimehandler(text/plain) -


Type URL
Binary Package gedit-root-1.0-8-rosa2014.1.noarch.rpm
Source Package gedit-root-1.0-8.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable ROSA Contrib repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install gedit-root rpm package:
    # urpmi gedit-root




2014-07-25 - Denis Silakov <> 1.0-8
+ Revision: 1bf6936
- MassBuild#464: Increase release tag

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