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Re: Notes on getting hotplug devices (USB sticks) to work in Debian Edu

Petter Reinholdtsen <pere@hungry.com> writes:

> [Otavio Salvador]
>> Can this also be used for CDROM handling? I'm on the exactly same
>> problem of group maintainence and would like to solve the issue as
>> you suggested but it would also need to handle CD-ROM and floopies
>> access.
> I'm not sure.  Depend on what you want to do.  We also modify the
> pam_group setup to add users in the cdrom and floppy group when they
> log into the console, and I expect that to give access to the devices.
> As for mounting, I expect hal will mount both cdrom and floppies when
> requested using the dbus.
> So in short, yes, I believe so, but am unsure what you want to do. :)

pam_group. I'll take a look and wait for your tests result.

Can you send me the patch you have applied on dbus?

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