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Old 05-11-2010, 07:50 AM   #16
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Originally Posted by archtoad6 View Post
Where do I find udevtrigger?

I'm running MEPIS 8.0.15, KDE 3.5.10, kernel 2.6.27-1-mepis-smp.
It is a part of the "udev" package, which should be installed by default.

Type this to check it up:
~$ dpkg -S udevtrigger
If you get this:

udev: /sbin/udevtrigger
udev: /usr/share/man/man8/udevtrigger.8.gz

you are all set.
Old 05-12-2010, 04:41 AM   #17
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Or if you don't use dpkg

just do a "whereis udevtrigger"
Old 05-16-2010, 08:13 AM   #18
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I should have been more clear ...
Originally Posted by archtoad6 View Post
~# aptitude search udevtrigger
I meant the extra blank line to show that it's not in any package available from my current repositories, let alone installed on my system.

Originally Posted by archtoad6 View Post
Where do I find udevtrigger?
I meant where, as "in what repository", not how, like locate, find, whereis, dpkg -S, udev<TAB>, etc.

Originally Posted by archtoad6 View Post
I'm running MEPIS 8.0.15, KDE 3.5.10, kernel 2.6.27-1-mepis-smp.
I normally don't bother w/ so much system info., but I was hoping for an answer specific to mine. See below:

# dpkg -S udevtrigger
dpkg: *udevtrigger* not found.
So it's not in any installed package, but udev is installed:
# aptitude search udev
p   ludevit    - converter from standard Slovak into the L.
i   udev       - /dev/ and hotplug management daemon
p   uudeview   - Smart multi-file multi-part decoder (command line)
These are the commands that start w/ "udev", udevtrigger is not among them:
# udev<TAB>
udevadm     udevd       udevinfo    udevsettle
Finally, here is the version of udev that is installed:
# dpkg -l udev
| Status=Not/Inst/Cfg-files/Unpacked/Failed-cfg/Half-inst/trig-aWait/Trig-pend
|/ Err?=(none)/Hold/Reinst-required/X=both-problems (Status,Err: uppercase=bad)
||/ Name   Version          Description
ii  udev   0.125-7+lenny3   /dev/ and hotplug management daemon
I suspect that the version which MEPIS 8.0.15 uses is older & that is why it doesn't contain udevtrigger.


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