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FS#63493 - [light] Switch to udev rule

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Ronan Pigott (Brocellous) - Saturday, 17 August 2019, 22:37 GMT
Last edited by Maxim Baz (maximbaz) - Sunday, 01 September 2019, 10:18 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages
Status Closed
Assigned To Maxim Baz (maximbaz)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



The light package currently (1.2-2) suid's /usr/bin/light, but the package contains a udev rule to make this unecessary, its just not installed.

The build script has a switch for it. Could we maybe switch to building light with "./configure --with-udev"?

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Closed by  Maxim Baz (maximbaz)
Sunday, 01 September 2019, 10:18 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  I like this proposal, added in `1.2-3`. Remember to add user to `video` group as per upstream docs. Thanks for the suggestion!