k3b permissions error

Derek Broughton news at pointerstop.ca
Fri Dec 8 01:18:23 GMT 2006

Grumpy wrote:

> On Wednesday 06 December 2006 17:08, Paul Kaplan wrote:
>> I just tried to use k3b to recored a cdrom on Edgy and was met with a
>> permissions error for cdrecord.   The fix suggested in k3bsetup (using a
>> burning group) didn't work.
>> What are the correct permissions and for which files.  Is this an
>> installation error?  (I never touched it until today.)
>> Running kdesu k3b worked fine.
> No this has been around for a while K3b setup will set all the permissions

Not ime.  If your burner is seen as scsi, I've always had to add a udev
rule, but I can't get Scott to agree that it's correct so I can't get the
fix into udev :-(

If it's complaining about /dev/sg*, make sure that udev sets the owning
group of that device to cdrom.

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