virtualbox udev rules should use RUN+= rather than RUN=

Bug #776535 reported by KarlRelton on 2011-05-03
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virtualbox-ose (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: virtualbox-ose

The udev rules shipped by virtualbox-ose apply a RUN script on usb interfaces and devices. However the rules specify
rather than
so all other scripts added by previous rules get usurped.

This means things like my scanner (which relies on a script added by the sane udev rules) doesn't work.

The solution is to simply replace all RUN= with RUN+= in the udev rules - the rules should add the script, now set this script only.

Related branches

Changed in virtualbox:
status: Unknown → New
Michael Thayer (michael-thayer) wrote :

Fixed upstream in VirtualBox 4.0.8.

Felix Geyer (debfx) on 2011-05-17
Changed in virtualbox-ose (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Committed
Felix Geyer (debfx) wrote :

Fixed in virtualbox 4.0.8-dfsg-2ubuntu1

Changed in virtualbox-ose (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Changed in virtualbox:
status: New → Fix Released
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