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A shell script to edit text files as root in the GUI
Authored by: daniel_steffen on Aug 31, '04 10:37:53AM

or use '/usr/libexec/authopen', c.f. 'man authopen'



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A shell script to edit text files as root in the GUI
Authored by: sjonke on Sep 01, '04 10:23:06AM

Can you give an example of how you use authopen to open a file in, say TextEdit, with sudo privileges? I can't figure it out from the man page.

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