[sane-devel] saned: Permission problem on Fedora 8, Deskjet_F300_series all-in-one
m. allan noah
kitno455 at gmail.com
Fri Jan 11 02:40:54 UTC 2008
On 1/2/08, Nick Urbanik <nicku at nicku.org> wrote:
> Dear Folks,
> I am having problems setting up saned on Fedora 8:
> $ grep sane /var/log/rpmpkgs
> I've created user and group saned.
> $ grep saned /etc/passwd
> saned:x:1020:1021:User to run saned scanner daemon only:/:/sbin/nologin
> When I do:
> $ sudo -u saned sane-find-scanner |grep ^found
> found USB scanner (vendor=0x03f0, product=0x5511) at libusb:003:004
> However, as myself, we also get the model information:
> $ sane-find-scanner |grep ^found
> found USB scanner (vendor=0x03f0 [HP], product=0x5511 [Deskjet F300 series]) at
> $ scanimage -L
> device `hpaio:/usb/Deskjet_F300_series?serial=CN72FGM1CB04KH' is a Hewlett-Packard Deskjet_F300_series all-in-one
> And as the saned user, we get no biscuit:
> $ sudo -u saned scanimage -L
> No scanners were identified.
> Here are the permissions:
> $ ls -l /proc/bus/usb/003/004
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 147 2008-01-03 06:21 /proc/bus/usb/003/004
> $ cat /selinux/enforce 0
> local scanning works fine for me.
local scanning works fine as what user? the perms on that node dont
allow anyone other than root to write to the device...
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