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Re: Security hole in LXDE?

I am just clickingin LXDE menu on the icon to start, then a popup menu opens 
and asks for my password (the user password NOT root) and I can install just 
as I am root.


> What, exactly, do you do to start synaptic? Click on something, or run a
> command in a terminal? What prompts you for a password? What version of
> synaptic do you have installed?