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Old 03-09-2010, 10:14 AM
Xi Shen
 
Default normal user do not have access to usb, and many other things

hi,

i usually use my linux system with root account. i think it is not
good, so i created a normal user account for myself. but i found that
i cannot access many system resources, like usb disk, battery
informatiion, etc.

i am already in these groups: disk,wheel,audio,video,usb,haldaemon,plugdev.

now, i cannot get notification when i plug a new usb device. my
battery gadget says battery information is not available.

all there stuffs works fine if i log in with root account.


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