devfs problem (was: Re: 5.x & usb & gphoto

Jesse Guardiani jesse at
Tue Jun 17 11:43:05 PDT 2003

Jesse Guardiani wrote:

> Thomas T. Veldhouse wrote:
>> It should have read something nicer in the comment though:
>> # Allow members of group operator to write to ugen0
>> perm   ugen0 0664
> Is that supposed to work for devices that always exist, or
> for devices that are created on the fly?
> The ugen device is created when I plug my camera in.
> The above doesn't effect it (because I think it is only
> run at boot).

This works:

devfs ruleset 10
devfs rule add path 'ugen*' mode 664

I had tried that before I posted to the list, but I think
I forgot to quote my globbing.

Does anyone know the appropriate place to put this so it
will execute at system boot?



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