[LAU] jackd in realtime as user: a no-go in spite of modifying limits.conf

Scott Ecker lau at troutpocket.org
Sun Nov 22 03:13:16 EST 2009

> Hey,
> Can't seem to start jackd in realtime as user on ubuntu studio. It
> does start as root, but that's hardly a consolation (unless I run all
> audio software as root, which would be kinda daft IMO)
> ...

Have you tried modifying /etc/udev/rules.d/something (debian/ubuntu) or
/etc/security/console.perms.d/60-raw1394.perms (fedora)?  Make sure you
assign your security group (audio?) to the /dev/raw1394 device.


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