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Re: [SLE] CD-RW drives.
  • From: Fred Miller <fmiller@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 17 May 2004 17:39:32 -0400
  • Message-id: <200405171739.32598.fmiller@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Monday May 17 2004 2:33 am, Hartmut Meyer wrote:
> > > How do you login? Via runlevel 5 (graphical login) or via runlevel 3
> > > and "startx"?
> >
> > The latter.
>
> That will be the reason then. Try loggin in through the graphical login in
> runlevel 5 and see if the problem is still there.

I login at run level 3 here and have NO problem.

> > > What's the output of "/sbin/resmgr list" run as the same user (and in
> > > the same environment) that is starting k3b?
> >
> > Don't know.....have to try it on his "box."
>
> Resmgr is there since SUSE LINUX 8.2. It takes care of giving access to a
> defined (configurable) set of devices to one (or more) user(s).
>
> But it needs to be triggered via the pam module that your login method
> uses. This is the case by default for kdm/gdm (runlevel 5) but not for
> login (runlevel 3).
>
> Try adding the line
>
>   session  required       pam_resmgr.so
>
> to your /etc/pam.d/login file.
>
> See also
>
>   http://portal.suse.com/sdb/en/2003/04/82_resmgr.html

Yes.......that was going to be my next "try" - do surgery on pam.d's login.

Thanks,

Fred

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"The only secure Microsoft software is what's still
shrink-wrapped in their warehouse..." (Forno)

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