[linux-dvb] ttpci ir permissions for remote control plugin

Darren Salt linux at youmustbejoking.demon.co.uk
Fri Mar 17 18:36:46 CET 2006

I demand that C.Y.M may or may not have written...

> The following patch is required to utilize the IR auto detect feature in
> VDR's remote plugin by a non-root user.  The patch will change permissions
> of /proc/av7110_ir to 666. Please consider adding this to the development
> tree.

Wrong solution, I think. I suggest changing ownership via /etc/modprobe.conf;
however, the driver should be converted to use ir-common.

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