l i n u x - u s e r s - g r o u p - o f - d a v i s
Next Meeting:
July 7: Social gathering
Next Installfest:
Latest News:
Jun. 14: June LUGOD meeting cancelled
Page last updated:
2006 Sep 21 07:35

The following is an archive of a post made to our 'vox-tech mailing list' by one of its subscribers.

Report this post as spam:

(Enter your email address)
Re: [vox-tech] why does HAL hate me
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [vox-tech] why does HAL hate me

On Thursday 21 September 2006 08:18, David Rosenstrauch wrote:
> I ran into this too recently.  Problem seems to be an issue of your
> user being a member of the right groups.  On my distro (Arch) once I
> added myself to the groups "optical" and "storage" and then
> (important!) either logged out 

logged out

> or rebooted (I can't remember which) 
> the problem went away.
> Depdending on what distro you're using, the group names may be
> different (e.g., I think Debian might have a group "hal" that you


> might need to add yourself to) but once you get yourself added to the
> right groups (and reboot!) the problem should go away.


Ken Bloom. PhD candidate. Linguistic Cognition Laboratory.
Department of Computer Science. Illinois Institute of Technology.

Attachment: pgp00011.pgp
Description: PGP signature

vox-tech mailing list

LUGOD Group on LinkedIn
Sign up for LUGOD event announcements
Your email address:
LUGOD Group on Facebook
'Like' LUGOD on Facebook:

Hosting provided by:
Sunset Systems
Sunset Systems offers preconfigured Linux systems, remote system administration and custom software development.

LUGOD: Linux Users' Group of Davis
PO Box 2082, Davis, CA 95617
Contact Us

LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
"Linux" is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.

Sponsored in part by:
Sunset Systems
Who graciously hosts our website & mailing lists!