Re: Cannot access my scanner as normal user

From: Enno (
Date: Sun Dec 10 2000 - 14:29:50 PST

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    Raphael Mack wrote:
    > Hi,
    > I have a Mustek 6000P scanner and can scan when I am root. If i try to
    > scan as normal user scanimage doesn't find any device. I also tried to
    > use the net-backend, but this ends in an seg fault.
    > What is wrong here? Do I have to set any accessrights?

    Have You chgrped /dev/sg* whatever device your scanner is connected to
    to a group Your user belongs to or chowned it to that user?
    crw------- this_is_me root /dev/sg0
    crw-rw---- this_is_my_group root /dev/sg0 )

    C ya, enno.

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