Looks like I’ve run into my first problem: FTDI based USB to serial adapters don’t work on Chrome OS as they seem to be automatically disconnected shortly after plug in. I suspect that it’s udev running the brltty rules, not finding a assistive device, and aborting.

The udev scripts are under /lib/udev/rules.d but I can’t hack it as the rootfs is read only. Let’s see what the devs think…?

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