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root Finder
Authored by: r0n on Jul 19, '04 05:23:48AM

I think there was a hint for this since 10.1:

just copy /System/Library/.../ to anywhere and rename it or whatever. Now you´re able to drag´n´drop on Pseudo to run as root.

However then there are two Finders running (the User Finder and the pseudo-root copy) sharing the same Dock Icon. In Panther you could distinguish between the User and Root mode windows: The sidebar will contain "root" and the whole finder window configuration might appear different..

Since it´s a bit messy to quit the Finder from Dock if you were adding the 'quit' menu entry (gonna be relaunched instantly sometimes...) i prefer killing the Root-Finder from Terminal or ActivityMonitor utility.

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