udev rules & GROUP statement

Steve Crosby fost at hotmail.com
Wed Mar 23 17:52:29 PST 2005

Pasha Zubkov <pasha.zubkov at gmail.com> wrote in news:4241E139.2020102

> Hi there,
> I install udev-0.55 and write next line to 27-audio.rules:
> KERNEL="dsp*", NAME="%k", OWNER="root", GROUP="audio", MODE="0660"
> MODE set correctly, but GROUP value don't affect /dev/dsp
> crw-rw----  1 root root 14, 3 2005-03-23 23:28 /dev/dsp
> What wrong?

It's a bug in the udev source - they are incorrectly checking /etc/passwd 
for the group name\id.

Should be fixed in the recently release udev-056

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Steve Crosby

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