Device Perms in 5.3

Kris Kennaway kris at
Fri Jan 7 14:58:01 PST 2005

On Fri, Jan 07, 2005 at 02:54:28PM -0800, Karl Agee wrote:
> I want to use 5.3 as a desktop system, but I am having some problems with 
> device permissions.  Since devfs re-creates devices on boot I have to redo 
> the perms everytime I want to use these devices.  Listening to audio cd's, 
> watching dvd's or burning cd's/dvd's.  Gets a little annoying.
> How can I "peg" device permissions the way I want them...other than using 
> it on a daily basis as root?

man devfs

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