[chirp_users] Permissions for serial device under Linux

Nigel A. Gunn G8IFF/W8IFF nigel at ngunn.net
Thu Feb 27 04:52:55 PST 2020

I  found that I needed to be in the 'serial' group rather than 'dialout'.

> On 26 February 2020 at 23:53 Pat Anderson <anderson5420 at gmail.com> wrote:
>     I am running Ubuntu 16.04 under crouton on an Asus Flip C302 Chromebook.  For the most part this setup works great on most everything except access to the tty device.  I have added myself to the dialout group, but I still need to manually do a chmod on /dev/ttyUSB0 in order to avoid the permissions error.  It is not a big problem to do this, but I thought that if I were in the dialout group, that would allow me to use the serial port without the chmod.  Can anybody tell me what might be going on?
>     Pat Anderson
>     KD7OAC
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