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Thread: installation of new browser is not working

  1. #11
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    Default Re: installation of new browser is not working

    Quote Originally Posted by gogalthorp View Post
    No, never ever run a GUI as root. You will break things!!! You can become root when needed from a normal user account.

    ok! I really didn't know about that, I was just playing around a little bit, I do not use this laptop for anything else. Anyway, I'll re-install with gnome this time.

  2. #12
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    Default Re: installation of new browser is not working

    Well root is like administrator in Windows it gives god powers and it is very easy to break things and if attached to a network opens you up to possible bad guys.

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