Controlling USB device permissions with UDEV rulesview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – kernel_geek wrote:However, if I try to run it as a normal user, I get USB permissions errors.I've added myself to the group plugdev, and tried the following udev rules:ATTRS{idVendor}=="1ed8", SYSFS{idProduct}=="0004", MODE="664", GROUP="pludev" ATTRS{idVendor}=="1ed8", SYSFS{idProduct}=="0005", MODE="664", GROUP="plug (HowTos)

Odd AMD/ATI behaviour - full recognition but no controlview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hi everyone,This is only my second Arch install that's worked (first was generic USB install) so I'm still getting use to the differences between RHAL based and Ubuntu distro's.I've installed Gnome and my desktop environment + acpi, net-tools etc because I like information and control (thanks Arch for giving that back!).I got the CPU to scale using cpufreq and the powernow-k8 p (HowTos)

MODS I HATE YOUview story

https://www.centos.org – Quote:scottro wrote:Ok Phil, that last line made me literally LOL as opposed to the more common CQTM (Chuckle Quietly To Myself). (Distributions)

atd load and interval configurationview story

http://askubuntu.com – I've been using at -q b now and batch commands recently for a project of mine. The problem is that no matter how I modify the conf file it will not take my changes into account. The exec line in /etc/init/atd.conf is as follows : exec atd -l 2.5 -b 10 I restart atd with sudo service atd restart but it's still only running the commands every 2mn (I thought atd default was 60s anyways?). (HowTos)

Screwed up MBR and boot partition, can't fix it [SOLVED]view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – the.ridikulus.rat wrote:Try this from grub> promptgrub > insmod search_fs_file grub > search.file /vmlinuz-linux root grub > linux /vmlinuz-linux ro root=/dev/<ur device> grub > initrd /initramfs-linux.img grub > bootThanks, this worked for me. (HowTos)

/home not mounting correctly?view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I tried running dmenu_run and get the following error:mkdir: cannot create directory `/root': Permission denied /usr/bin/dmenu_run: line 9: /root/.cache/dmenu_run: Permission deniedTrying to create /root? This certainly confuses me. (HowTos)

How can I adjust this short shell script to fit my needs?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I am attempting to force powertop to run when I log in by using the Startup Applications wizard in Ubuntu. Under the 'Command' entry, I've placed gnome-terminal -x /home/***/Documents/programming/scripts/powertop.sh. (HowTos)

GUI notifications from privileged scripts?view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I have various scripts which use a facility to trigger a GUI popup notification under certain conditions. Many of these scripts are run with root privileges but I need the popups to appear in a user's X session. I'm trying to migrate these scripts from OS X to Linux but I've run into some problems. (HowTos)

How to set VLC as default video player? (Ubuntu 11.10)view story

http://askubuntu.com – Can't seem to set VLC as the default video player. I have gone to System Settings -> System Info -> Default Applications, and changed "Video" to VLC media player. However, all movies still open with Movie Player (Totem) by default. The video default application setting appears to have no effect. (HowTos)

d1x-rebirth and d2x-rebirth install errorsview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I'm having trouble installing the packages, both are giving me the following error:Linking d2x-rebirth ... /usr/bin/ld: main/render.o: undefined reference to symbol 'sinf@@GLIBC_2.2.5' /usr/bin/ld: note: 'sinf@@GLIBC_2.2.5' is defined in DSO /lib/libm.so.6 so try adding it to the linker command line /lib/libm.so.6: could not read symbols: Invalid operation collect2: ld ret (HowTos)