/dev/pmu & questions

Matt Zimmerman mdz at canonical.com
Mon Sep 20 07:39:52 UTC 2004

On Mon, Sep 20, 2004 at 07:33:58AM +0000, felix wrote:

> Just a couple of quick questions/error messages.
> When I log into my Ubuntu system, I get an error message that reads 
> 'permissions on the file /dev/pmu are broken' ... what is it and how can I 
> fix the permissions? 

The permissions are correct; it is the error message (and attempt to access
the device) which is a bug.


> Cdrecord doesn't work properly, I get the following error message, 
> 'cdrecord: No such file or directory. Cannot open '/dev/pg*'. Cannot open 
> SCSI driver' 
> Anyone have any ideas? 

Try using the Nautilus CD burner (Places->CD Creator, or right-click on an
.iso file).

 - mdz

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