[sane-devel] root can scan, user not...
paddy-hack at member.fsf.org
Tue Oct 20 13:34:11 UTC 2015
Thomas Dahlén writes:
> i have a Fujitsu fi -7160 and the latest version of Debian jessie installed.
> thomas at ws2:~$ sudo chmod 666 /dev/bus/usb/003/002
> [sudo] password for thomas:
> thomas at ws2:~$ scanimage --device-name=fujitsu --format tiff >
> now it works but is there a better way to solve the problem permanently
> than to chmod after start.
Add yourself to the scanner group as below, log out and back in again.
sudo adduser thomas scanner
Hope this helps,
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