Re: Bug#259945: udev: wrong permission for pmu device
On 17/07/2004 at 15:44 +0200, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> [Please Cc the bug address, I'm not subscribed to this list.]
Please, set Mail-Followup-To accordingly then ;-)
> root:users is obviously wrong, but should the device be 666? 660 and
> owned by group audio or video? By some other group?
> MAKEDEV uses root:root 660, is access to this device a security concern?
> Please let me know your opinions.
This is what I have:
$ ls -l /dev/pmu
crw------- 1 root root 10, 154 2004-07-17 12:01 /dev/pmu
I added the following line to /etc/udev/links.conf:
M pmu c 10 154
And pbbuttonsd, gtkpbbuttons (and also xpmumon) work like a charm.
Although I use kde, not gnome (as sven pointed it could be a gnome bug).
Let me know if I can provide any additional information.