Commit 4df10737 authored by David Boddie's avatar David Boddie

Clarify what is for Debian and non-Debian systems

parent f814e3fe
......@@ -186,7 +186,7 @@ The ``uuu`` binary will find itself in ``mfgtools-build/uuu/uuu``.
Udev Rules
^^^^^^^^^^
We recommend running ``uuu`` as an unprivileged user. Issue the following commands as root to make the dev kit accessible to your user over USB whenever it is connected:
We recommend running ``uuu`` as an unprivileged user. Issue the following commands **as root** to make the development board accessible to your user over USB whenever it's connected:
.. code:: bash
......@@ -199,20 +199,27 @@ We recommend running ``uuu`` as an unprivileged user. Issue the following comman
LABEL="librem5_devkit_rules_end"
EOF
udevadm control -R
Users of non-Debian systems may need to add the ``plugdev`` group if it does not already exist:
.. code:: bash
groupadd plugdev
usermod -a -G plugdev <youruser>
and then, to log in to the new group:
You will need to add your user to the ``plugdev`` group to access the development board:
.. code:: bash
newgrp plugdev
sudo usermod -a -G plugdev $USER
The next time you plug in the USB cable, the development board's USB interface
will be accessible by your user.
You can log in to the new group without having to log out by running this
command:
.. code:: bash
newgrp plugdev
**Note:** You may need to create the ``plugdev`` group with ``groupadd`` if you
are not using a Debian-based distribution.
Next time you plug in the USB cable, the development board's USB interface will be accessible by your user.
Downloading Flashing Scripts
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