Re: Suddenly U2F doesn't work on sid
- Date: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 10:24:52 +0100
- From: Philipp Kern <pkern@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Suddenly U2F doesn't work on sid
On 2018-02-18 13:49, Bastian Blank wrote:
On Sun, Feb 18, 2018 at 10:08:39AM +0900, Hideki Yamane wrote:
On Sat, 17 Feb 2018 19:32:09 +0100
Bastian Blank <waldi@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> And chromium does not recommends that at all.
Really? What's wrong with it, I'm curious.
Well, if you need something, in this case some udev rules to actually
be able to access the hardware, then you should recommend it. And as
chromium does not pull in the library, then somehow it needs to get the
FWIW a future version of the proprietary google-chrome-* will pick up
libu2f-udev as a recommends as well - probably with M66 somewhen in late
April, early May. It now landed on Chromium master. If you think it
needs to be pushed more quickly, please let me know in private.
That said, I think Paul's suggestion on just installing the right
packages when a u2f device is found makes sense as well. But they might
be somewhat transiently connected and I don't think there are prompts on
Kind regards and thanks