[lkml]   [2004]   [Jul]   [4]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: procfs permissions on 2.6.x
On Mon, Jul 05, 2004 at 10:50:19AM +0900, Clemens Schwaighofer wrote:
> Well perhaps I am on the wrong track but eg /proc/bus/usb/002/005 is my
> digital camera and unless its either world rw or owned by me (user) I
> can't get any pictures unless I make myself root.
> So yes, I would want to have chown/chmod in procfs ...

... except that /proc/bus/usb/* is not in procfs. BTW, it makes more sense
to change GID of the file in question and make it group-writable, adding the
users who are allowed to mess with it into the group.
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 14:04    [W:0.073 / U:1.720 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site