[mythtv-users] So confused. Firewire to STB - channel change script - mythchanger

Gary Buhrmaster gary.buhrmaster at gmail.com
Tue Mar 25 18:33:51 UTC 2014

On Tue, Mar 25, 2014 at 6:22 PM, Gabe Rubin <gaberubin at gmail.com> wrote:
> You may need to do something so the permissions hold on reboot.

The "recommended" way to do this in current Linux distros is udev rules
to assign permissions and groups (the defaults may, or may not, be
good with current distros for firewire devices), with the appropriate
usermod issued at some point to add your mythtv user to the group
assigned by your udev rules (often, but not required to be, the video

No matter how you do it, document it, and place that documentation
somewhere that you can reference it in three years when you are
forced to rebuild your system (unless you have the memory of a
mtdean, who just remembers it all :-).


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