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Old 06-12-2013, 11:29 AM   #1
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Thank you for deleting the sane fdi


(I already made the "add|change" to my /etc/.../sane.rule.)

Much like the Hydra which Hercules killed in the swamps near the ancient city of Lerna in Argolis, delete one fdi, another appears. ./l/libgphoto2-2.5.2-x86_64-1.txz has added its own hal fdi file which appears to contain the entire cast of udev rules for gphoto2 cameras.

/usr/share/hal/fdi/information/20thirdparty/{10-camera-libgphoto2-device.fdi,10-camera-libgphoto2.fdi}

Apcupsd appears to have joined the party, too, but that's from sourceforge, not Slackware.
/usr/share/hal/fdi/policy/20thirdparty/80-apcupsd-ups-policy.fdi

Gotta wonder if HAL is in the wings awaiting its cue to enter stage-left as the new hal-phoenix risen from the ashes of ex-hal, a consummation devoutly to be wished!
 
Old 06-16-2013, 03:40 AM   #2
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Hi,

So...you marked this as solved, what was the solution to this quest? Did the hero bring home the head of the gorgon? How was the Hydra slain
(Yup, I love Greek mythology just like you, that's why I subscribed to this thread, some even look huggable...)
 
  


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