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Re: udev 146 in experimental

On Sat, Aug 22, 2009 at 02:02:52PM +0200, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> udev now will use the ConsoleKit database to set ACLs on devices, this
> will allow removing all non-standard groups from the rules (#516149).

Before concluding that ConsoleKit obsoletes these groups, please compare
with <https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/sane-backends/+bug/229343>.
ConsoleKit only provides ACLs for logged-in users, which doesn't cover the
use case of a daemon needing access to the device.

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