[ubuntu-mythtv] [Bug 134818] wrong permissions on /etc/lirc

Daniel Newman dmnewman at pobox.com
Sun Aug 26 01:45:05 BST 2007


Public bug reported:

Binary package hint: lirc

Version:0.8.2-0ubuntu4

1) install lirc and rhythmbox.
2) set up lirc, and check it works as root
3) as user, start rhythmbox from a terminal.  Resulting message:
lircrcd: could not delete /etc/lirc//lircrcd
lircrcd: Permission denied
Result: remote does not control rhythmbox

4) as root, chmod a+rwx /etc/lirc && cd /etc/lirc && chmod a+r lir*
5) as user, start rhythmbox from terminal.  Resulting message:
lircrcd: could not set file permissions
lircrcd: Operation not permitted
Result: remote does control rhythmbox

** Affects: lirc (Ubuntu)
     Importance: Undecided
         Status: New

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wrong permissions on /etc/lirc
https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/134818
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