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Month: September 2012

Re: [trinity-devel] The latest TDEHW report

From: "Timothy Pearson" <kb9vqf@...>
Date: Mon, 3 Sep 2012 15:39:45 -0500
>> This should be a system configuration problem.  From
>> this thread:
>> "Your user should be in the group "cdrom" in order to eject
>> stuff."
>> I suspect that your user also needs to be in a group for
>> removable media to be able to eject USB drives.
> From a previous post:
> Group assignments for my normal user account:
> disk lp wheel floppy audio video cdrom plugdev power scanner users
> No problems as non-root in Xfce 4.10 and KDE 4.8.5. I never had problems
> before and group assignments are the same.
> pmount, pumount, pmount-hal are installed 750 suid.
> Darrell

Ah, OK.  Could be another eject bug then.

I wonder if I need to add rudimentary eject hooks for udisks2 to the TDEHW
library due to the plurality of bugs and problems in the HAL-less eject
command, though this would not be for some time into the future as I have
more pressing matters to deal with.