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Re: error in reading frame-buffer device

On Wed, 18 Apr 2001, shubhendu wrote:

> hi Sreangsu 

> > i hope the program was running with root permissions.
> why this should make a difference ?

i havent compiled frame-buffer support into the kernel so dont have any
experience on it, but i think not anybody can write to the
device...atleast they should not have that permission IMHO 

> well i swtiched over to root only after i was not getting 
> right o/p from simple user 

-- sreangsu