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The extra line you proposed isn't needed at least on my system.  Did you find otherwise on your system?
 
The extra line you proposed isn't needed at least on my system.  Did you find otherwise on your system?
 
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:I just installed from the 1 July livedvd, and my /run/lock is set root:root 755 by default. The lock group isn't used anywhere on the system, oddly enough. The FTDI USB model, using the uirt2_raw driver still has to create lock files, so I did have to change the group ownership/permissions, but that may be a special case. That dongle is also not picked up by the 60-lirc.rules udev rule -- I had to specify vendor and product. {{Unsigned|00:33, 10 July 2019 (UTC)|Duaner}}
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:: yes, I too get root:root for mine, yet my streamzap (USB dongle + IR) works as I describe. I think we should add a comment about the potential quirkiness but not make the page too hardware specific.  Thoughts? [[User:Graysky|Graysky]] ([[User talk:Graysky|talk]]) 20:48, 10 July 2019 (UTC)
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:::In that case you might not want to add the lock group to lirc, since apparently nothing on a new system has the lock group. {{Unsigned|23:56, 10 July 2019 (UTC)|Duaner}}

Latest revision as of 10:38, 12 July 2019

group ownership and write permission on lock

@duaner - Re: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php?title=LIRC&type=revision&diff=577159&oldid=577125

The extra line you proposed isn't needed at least on my system. Did you find otherwise on your system?

e /run/lock 0775    - lock -

—This unsigned comment is by Graysky (talk) 20:15, 9 July 2019 (UTC). Please sign your posts with ~~~~!

I just installed from the 1 July livedvd, and my /run/lock is set root:root 755 by default. The lock group isn't used anywhere on the system, oddly enough. The FTDI USB model, using the uirt2_raw driver still has to create lock files, so I did have to change the group ownership/permissions, but that may be a special case. That dongle is also not picked up by the 60-lirc.rules udev rule -- I had to specify vendor and product. —This unsigned comment is by Duaner (talk) 00:33, 10 July 2019 (UTC). Please sign your posts with ~~~~!
yes, I too get root:root for mine, yet my streamzap (USB dongle + IR) works as I describe. I think we should add a comment about the potential quirkiness but not make the page too hardware specific. Thoughts? Graysky (talk) 20:48, 10 July 2019 (UTC)
In that case you might not want to add the lock group to lirc, since apparently nothing on a new system has the lock group. —This unsigned comment is by Duaner (talk) 23:56, 10 July 2019 (UTC). Please sign your posts with ~~~~!