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Create a 'one-time-use' root-enabled GUI Finder
Authored by: laurence.wilks on Nov 02, '04 10:31:39AM

Note that if you close the terminal window without issuing a Control-C first the Finder windows stays open with root privileges!



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Create a 'one-time-use' root-enabled GUI Finder
Authored by: hypert on Nov 02, '04 12:31:13PM
I'm not in front of my Mac to test this, but you should be able to leave the root-Finder open indefinitely by just backgrounding the command:

sudo /System/Library/CoreServices/Finder.app/Contents/MacOS/Finder &


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