How to Fix Root Applications on Ubuntu 17.10 Wayland

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Having trouble launching Synaptic package manager and gparted in Ubuntu 17.10 Wayland? Here’s how to fix that problem!

Open a terminal and add the following: xhost si:localuser:root
You can also add this command to your startup applications!

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  1. I think we've all been just logging out of wayland and back into X, maybe just accepting that there's a fix on the way in the future, good to see someone has put a fix out there, nice vid AJ, love ya work mate!!

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