gksu - A Gtk+-based 'su' wrapper

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic i586
Package filename gksu-2.0.2-alt7.i586.rpm
Package name gksu
Package version 2.0.2
Package release alt7
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Category Graphical desktop/GNOME
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size 169.12 KB
Installed size 169.12 KB
GKSu is a stack of libraries and an application that provide a Gtk+
frontend to su and sudo. It supports login shells and preserving
environment when acting as a su frontend. It is useful to menu items or
other graphical programs that need to ask a user's password to run another
program as another user.


Package Version Architecture Repository
gksu-2.0.2-alt7.x86_64.rpm 2.0.2 x86_64 Classic
gksu - - -


Name Value
/lib/ld-linux.so.2 -
GConf -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.0) -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.2) -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.3.4) -
libgksu2.so.0 -
libgksu2.so.0(LIBGKSU_2) -
libglib-2.0.so.0 -
libgobject-2.0.so.0 -
libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0 -
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) -
rpmlib(SetVersions) -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -
xvt -


Name Value
gksu = 2.0.2-alt7


Type URL
Mirror ftp.altlinux.org
Binary Package gksu-2.0.2-alt7.i586.rpm
Source Package gksu-2.0.2-alt7.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    rpm [Sisyphus] http://ftp.altlinux.org/pub/distributions/ALTLinux/Sisyphus i586 classic
    rpm [Sisyphus] http://ftp.altlinux.org/pub/distributions/ALTLinux/Sisyphus noarch classic
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install gksu rpm package:
    # sudo apt-get install gksu




2018-02-26 - Michael Shigorin <mike@altlinux.org> 2.0.2-alt7
- Fixed nautilus knob
2015-12-21 - Andrey Cherepanov <cas@altlinux.org> 2.0.2-alt6
- Do not use strict extension for man pages
2012-12-03 - Andrey Cherepanov <cas@altlinux.org> 2.0.2-alt5
- Set correct terminal emulator
- Requires xvt
- Apply Russian localization
2012-04-03 - Andrey Cherepanov <cas@altlinux.org> 2.0.2-alt4
- Include only glib.h in sources
2012-04-03 - Andrey Cherepanov <cas@altlinux.org> 2.0.2-alt3
- Apply patches from Debian
- Complete translation on ar, ca, de, hu, ja, ko, pt_BR, ru and th
2011-06-07 - Repocop Q. A. Robot <repocop@altlinux.org> 2.0.2-alt2.qa1
- NMU (by repocop). See http://www.altlinux.org/Tools/Repocop
- applied repocop fixes:
* freedesktop-desktop-file-proposed-patch for gksu
* postclean-03-private-rpm-macros for the spec file
2009-07-28 - Alexey Rusakov <ktirf@altlinux.org> 2.0.2-alt2
- Fixed incorrect invocation of a MIME type handler in nautilus-gksu.
2009-07-28 - Alexey Rusakov <ktirf@altlinux.org> 2.0.2-alt1
- New version (2.0.2).
- Updated buildreqs.
2008-12-24 - Alexey Rusakov <ktirf@altlinux.org> 2.0.0-alt3
- Thanks to repocop:
+ Added Packager tag.
+ Remove 'Encoding' key from the .desktop file, it is deprecated.
+ Copy icons to the standard location.

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