This will allow you to open a Terminal instance in context in Nautilus.
sudo aptitude install nautilus-open-terminal
You will need to restart Gnome for it to take effect. Note that all you user programs will be terminated…so save data first. Then either use , or:
sudo /etc/init.d/gdm restart
And Bob’s your uncle. Now you [...]
Firstly, you can just run Nautilus as root from the command line with:
The following procedure will add a root file browser to the Applications | System Tools menu.
I got this from http://ubuntuforums.org/archive/index.php/t-256998.html.
Create a text file with:
gksudo gedit /usr/share/applications/Nautilus-root.desktop
Add these lines to the file:
[Desktop Entry]<br /> Name=File [...]