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[Lcdproc] OSX + MtxOrb Driver


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  • From: kdogden at gmail.com (Kevin Ogden)
  • Subject: [Lcdproc] OSX + MtxOrb Driver
  • Date: Tue, 2 Sep 2008 21:40:06 -0400


>
> One thought - if I spotted it correctly, in your LCDd.conf, LCDd is
> running as the user 'nobody', not you. Perhaps 'nobody' can't
> open the device, but you can, thus "screen" works, but LCDd
> doesn't?
>
> I looked at my 'nobody' entry on my Mac laptop...
>
> nobody:*:-2:-2:Unprivileged User:/:/usr/bin/false
>
> Does yours look like that?

Yep it does. I just tried having LCDd drop to my user account and I
set myself as the owner of /dev/tty.serial1 and tried setting
permissions to 666 and 777. Still hangs. Weirdness....

--Kevin




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