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Old 08-28-2003, 06:10 AM   #1
Registered: Aug 2002
Location: Mumbai,India
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Unhappy Help Needed

Does any body know how to configure the /etc/logindevperm.

Basically what i want to do is to change the default permissions of /dev/dsp0 , /dev/dsp1/ /dev/dsp2 tp 0666 or atleast 0622 when a user logs into any one of the ttys (Computer is running under runlevel 3) .
I have done it one time but the file got deleted accidentally when I re-installed the computer. Ne help plz.......

Old 09-22-2003, 03:54 AM   #2
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Add a line in the /etc/logindevperm like this

/dev/console 0666 /dev/dsp*

To do is manually do this

chmod 0666 /dev/dsp0
chmod 0666 /dev/dsp1



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