Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 250154
F7 udev doesn't have Palm devices rules present in FC6.
Last modified: 2013-03-05 22:51:32 EST
Description of problem:
In FC6 I could sync my palm OS device (Palm T|X) using USB without requiring any
special configuration. In F7 this stopped working. Looking at the change log of
the udev package I found this:
* Qua Mar 07 2007 Harald Hoyer <harald at redhat.com> - 106-1
- version 106
- specfile cleanup
- removed pilot rule
Now, I have to perform explicit (somewhat arcane) configuration to have this
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Plug device
2. Press the hotsync button
The /dev/ttyUSB0 devices created have root only permissions and the /dev/pilot
symlink wasn't created.
The /dev/ttyUSB0 devices created have the console user permissions and the
/dev/pilot is created.
The right solution is to use hal. (See bz 158809). I'm reassigning this bug to
With the solution of bug #280251, this isn't an issue to me anymore.