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Old 09-02-2005, 01:39 PM   #1
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k3b/cdwriter permissions problem


I'm trying to make k3b work for regular nis users on Fedora Core 3.

While it works fine for root, I cannot make it work for regular users. Setting SUID for cdrecord, does not seem to help at all. Changing the permissions on cdwriter /dev/hdc to 777, makes the device visible to regular users, but k3b still fails to write.

Any solutions / tips?

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Old 09-03-2005, 07:52 AM   #2
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K3b depends on cdrecord. See http://cdrecord.berlios.de/old/private/cdrecord.html .

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Important information: Linux-2.6.8.1 breaks CD/DVD writing for suid root applications

If you have related problems, try to call cdrecord as real root or go back to Linux-2.4
 
  


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