[sane-devel] Hotplug and udev files created automatically now, please test!

Henning Meier-Geinitz henning at meier-geinitz.de
Wed May 10 19:43:19 UTC 2006


On 2006-05-10 18:07, Wittawat Yamwong wrote:
> The above rules do not work with an older version of libusb (e.g. 0.1.10a 
> shipped with SUSE 10.0). This version looks at /proc/bus/usb first. If the 
> usbfs is mounted, which is normally true, libusb will open a device node 
> in /proc/bus/usb (not in /dev/bus/usb) which is normally not writable by 
> non-root users and is not affected by the above rules. Anyway, I suggest we 
> should stick with the above udev rules. For those who has an older libusb 
> (like me), exporting USB_DEVFS_PATH=/dev/bus/usb as a system wide environment 
> variable could help.

I just updated the README.linux file and some other documentation:


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