Tricky Trips

To change a user shell

chsh -s /bin/bash <user>

you are login with user tarique and now a you want to run a GUI package with user sheikh

and the GUI fails. what then?

To way to solve this

cd /home/tarique

cp .Xauthority /home/sheikh

OR

xhost +x

export DISPLAY=:0.0

then run the package

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