[sane-devel] Saned and root privileges ????
ToddAndMargo at zoho.com
Sat Mar 10 04:59:53 UTC 2018
On 03/09/2018 12:53 PM, ToddAndMargo wrote:
> Hi All,
> Okay, now this is "scary".
> Both xsane and Simple Scan work locally.
> I can not get saned to work, UNLESS, I edit /etc/group
> and add the following to root
> Without it, I get
> $ xsane net:localhost:epkowa:interpreter:001:007
> Access to resource has been denied
> Now what am I doing wrong? Must saned have root privileges?
> Many thanks,
I just caught this:
$ ps -eo pid,user,group,args --sort user | grep cups
5005 root root /usr/sbin/cupsd -l
CUPS "is" running as root. So is it okay to add
saned to root's group?
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