Ticket #8837 (closed defect: fixed)

Opened 5 years ago

Last modified 4 years ago

udev rules should use RUN+= rather than RUN=

Reported by: debfx Owned by:
Priority: major Component: other
Version: VirtualBox 4.0.6 Keywords:
Cc: Guest type: other
Host type: Linux



The udev rules shipped by virtualbox-ose apply a RUN script on usb interfaces and devices. However the rules specify
rather than
so all other scripts added by previous rules get usurped.

This means things like my scanner (which relies on a script added by the sane udev rules) doesn't work.

The solution is to simply replace all RUN= with RUN+= in the udev rules - the rules should add the script, now set this script only.

Also, the rules should use == instead of = to match SUBSYSTEM and ACTION.

Change History

comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by frank

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to fixed

Fixed in 4.1.

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