Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 126024
console.perms needs to give /dev/pmu to the console user
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:44 EST
/dev/pmu is used on Apple laptops to give control of the framebuffer
This patch is necessary for the gnome-settings-daemon (part of the
gnome-control-center) to be able to change the backlight level with
the brightness keys.
Created attachment 101146 [details]
This bug is in Fedora Core 3 Test 1.
Patch from attachment in comment #1 works, verified several times on
several PPC boxes. Please integrate for FC3test2 (freeze date is
Should be into rawhide tomorrow.
I just confirmed that this is fixed when using pam 0.77-56 on my iBook.