/dev/input/eventX permissions/ownership set to
crw-r----- root.root? Then no unprivileged user application can program the mouse.
According to what I've read it's due to security reasons, and I understand this. Yes, I also know that I can change
eventX permissions via
/dev/ttyX behavior is different, when not logged in, it is:
and once logged in, it becomes:
Wouldn't it make sense to do the same for the mouse (
/dev/input/whatever)? It seems a design inconsistency to me.
What do you think?