Bug 1266744 - UNetbootin as root doesn't work on Wayland
UNetbootin as root doesn't work on Wayland
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: unetbootin (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Kalpa Welivitigoda
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2015-09-27 05:26 EDT by František Zatloukal
Modified: 2015-09-27 19:24 EDT (History)
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Description František Zatloukal 2015-09-27 05:26:59 EDT
Description of problem:
Running UNetbootin as root in Wayland fails. UNetbootin under unprivileged user runs without any issue.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1.Run UNetbootin as root on Wayland

Actual results:
Command sudo unetbootin fails with:
No protocol specified
unetbootin: cannot connect to X server

Command su - -c '/usr/bin/unetbootin' ends with:
unetbootin: cannot connect to X server :0

Expected results:
UNetbootin should work on Wayland without any issues.
Comment 1 František Zatloukal 2015-09-27 05:32:02 EDT
Just small update, any XWayland app that needs root access doesn't work ATM. So it's probably not UNetbootin problem.

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