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udev rule to set RPi GPIO group on Arch Linux ARM
SUBSYSTEM=="gpio", ACTION=="add", PROGRAM="/bin/sh -c 'chgrp -R gpio /sys/class/gpio /sys/devices/platform/soc/*.gpio && chmod -R g+rw /sys/class/gpio /sys/devices/platform/soc/*.gpio'"
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commented Aug 20, 2019

can you please help me to implement the code?
I understand that this's a rule to create a gpio group with permission to modify gpio ports, I've created the rule in /etc/udev/rules.d/10-alarm-gpio.rules , next I've:
$groupadd gpio
$usermod -a -G gpio alarm
$reboot
but when I try to open a gpio port as not root user using python-periphery library, ODROID-XU4 hardware and Archlinux ARMv7, I get the following error:
periphery.gpio.GPIOError: [Errno 13] Setting GPIO direction: Permission denied
The code work properly with SUDO permission and root user.

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