K3b problems...

postmast3r postmast3r at gmail.com
Thu Jun 16 00:53:38 UTC 2005


On 6/15/05, Todd Deshane <deshantm at gmail.com> wrote:
> Lee,
> 
> I was looking at this file:
> /etc/udev/permissions.d/udev.permissions
> 
> and would the following line imply that you
> need to be in the disk group to read and write
> to the disk you are talking about sg0?
> 
> s[gr][0-9]*:root:disk:0660
> 
> You could then try adding your user to the
> disk group to see if that fixed the problem.

Is that a good idea?  Any user in the "disk" group would have raw
read/write access to all hard drives on the system.  Meaning, if that
user runs a bad program, the bad program could potentially wipe any
hard drive on his/her system with ease, without being root.




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