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thornton 07-07-2004 04:30 PM

My scanner works fine as root but I am unable to access it as any other user.

How can I give the other users permission to access it?

Thank you

thornton 07-08-2004 02:57 AM

anyone know how to set permissions for it?


Mankind75 07-08-2004 04:39 AM

Usually each piece of hardware also has an entry or a link on the /dev directory. (For example your hard disk - master - first partition is referred to as /dev/hda1) Try finding out which entry refers to your scanner and change permissions using chmod.

thornton 07-08-2004 02:31 PM

didnt realize that was all i needed to do


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