Fix Boinc manager connection to localhost on Linux

Your user should be in the boinc group: usermod -a -G boinc $(whoami)

Than change GUI login file perms: sudo chmod 640 /var/lib/boinc/gui_rpc_auth.cfg

And then symlink it into your home: cd ~; ln -s /var/lib/boinc/gui_rpc_auth.cfg gui_rpc_auth.cfg

More info at https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/BOINC

Advertisements

Author: Michal Zuber

Full stack developer, biker and rollerblader. Owner and developer at https://nevilleweb.sk/ Co-founded http://neville.sk/ Blog at https://michalzuber.wordpress.com/

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s