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Re: [gNewSense-users] Compiling alsa drivers

From: Bruno Miguel
Subject: Re: [gNewSense-users] Compiling alsa drivers
Date: Tue, 10 Jun 2008 18:13:21 +0100

Em 10-06-2008 17:19:22 Bake Timmons escreveu:
> > Because I had the source in /usr/src/ and usually I can't 
> run ./
> > configure properly in those locations.
> Just add yourself to the src group, e.g.,
> sudo adduser joeblow src
> Since the /usr/src/ directory has group write permission and
> typically
> is in the src group, joeblow would now be able to configure,
> etc. without having to mess with sudo.
> As far as I know, however, the new group membership would not 
> take
> effect until the next login--no big deal, since it is just a
> one-time
> thing, and other groups can be added similarly, e.g.,
> for x in group1 group2 group3 ; do sudo adduser joeblow $x; done
> That would add joeblow to the three groups.  Membership to all
> three
> would be recognized at the next login.
> Finally, for anyone new to this stuff, only grant group 
> membership
> very sparingly--even to yourself. ;P

Thanks. This will come in hand. :)

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