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Is there a way to become root on the fly? Relaunch vifm with %d and %D?

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asked Aug 1, 2016 in vifm by granderil

1 Answer

+1 vote
answered Aug 1, 2016 by xaizek

You can do something like you've suggested:

:!su -c 'vifm %d %D' -

or

:!sudo vifm %d %D

Possibly map it something (e.g. ,R):

" become root
nnoremap ,R {one of two commands from above}<cr>
commented Aug 2, 2016 by granderil

missed ! sign. thanks a lot

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