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Old 07-10-2005, 11:11 AM   #1
RemusX2
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Preserving Permissions


This is probably a real basic question but for some reason /dev/dsp and anything in either /dev/snd or /dev/sound have their permissions change and a normal user cannot use them. How can I change them to 0666 at boot?

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Old 07-10-2005, 11:19 AM   #2
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Add them to your rc.local script or any other startup script to include the chmod changes you'd like..
 
Old 07-10-2005, 11:20 AM   #3
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Actually if i remeber correctly thoes devices get added to the audio group and you can just add your user to that group.

or maybe i have something on my system that i added so that udev does that ?
 
  


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