HEADSUP usb2 (usb4bsd) to become default in 2 weeks.

Ed Schouten ed at 80386.nl
Tue Dec 23 19:08:09 UTC 2008

* Hans Petter Selasky <hselasky at c2i.net> wrote:
> On Tuesday 23 December 2008, Dag-Erling Smørgrav wrote:
> > There are serious issues with the permissions model, which were raised
> > in Strasbourg and AFAIK never addressed.
> This is more complicated than you think. If you require a change in this area 
> than please point me to an existing example implementing something similar. I 
> know about the "kern_priv()" function, but there are no specific groups for 
> USB, which needs to be discussed. The current implementation is good enough 
> for most use cases in my opinion.

Just create device nodes in devfs. Let devfs handle the permissions. If
they are insufficient, then we should add ACL support to devfs.

 Ed Schouten <ed at 80386.nl>
 WWW: http://80386.nl/
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