[Nut-upsuser] Usbhip-ups going wild

Christopher X. Candreva chris at westnet.com
Thu Aug 6 16:02:00 UTC 2009

On Thu, 6 Aug 2009, Arnaud Quette wrote:

> I have to chown root:dialout and chmod 0660 the
> /proc/bus/usb/003/006...
> However this should have been done by udev rules. Here is the line for
> my device :
> #  various models  - usbhid-ups
> ATTR{idVendor}=="0463", ATTR{idProduct}=="ffff", MODE="664",
> GROUP="dialout"

I happen to be working on some udev rules for myself, unrelated to nut. 
However, I found that the GROUP and MODE settings didn't have an effect 
unless I also included a OWNER command.

In my case I was trying to set GROUP="uucp" and had to add OWNER="uucp"

Chris Candreva  -- chris at westnet.com -- (914) 948-3162
WestNet Internet Services of Westchester

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