Package user, perms problem

Subhash Chandra mr.subhash at
Sat Nov 26 14:43:14 PST 2005

>   Okay, yes, these permissions will definitely not work. You need to be
> able to read from the device, MPlayer opens (or tries to) it RW (see
> libvo/vo_fbdev.c line 663). So either be root :-) or give read access to
> the video group (probably you'll have to tweak the accorindg rules-file
> for udev).
Yeah it worked.
In the file /etc/udev/rules.d/25-lfs.rules changed the line that reads

KERNEL="fb[0-9]*", GROUP="video", MODE="0620"


KERNEL="fb[0-9]*", GROUP="video", MODE="0660"

And everything is working.

Thanks a lot for your help
Subhash Chandra
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