[arch-general] Scanner only works as root
mcrae_allan at hotmail.com
Tue Feb 5 19:55:44 EST 2008
Antonio de la Rosa wrote:
> Renan Birck escribió:
>> I have an HP Photosmart C3180 all-in-one (printer/scanner/copier).
>> Installed cups, hplip, sane.
>> Printing works. Scanning, however, only works as root, otherwise xsane
>> says that there are no devices.
>> But if I chmod 777 -R /dev/bus/usb/* it works for my current user;
>> therefore I deduce it is a permission problem. This looks like an udev
>> problem, however my udev knowledge is next to null.
>> What steps could I take to solve this problem? I would like to get rid
>> of this ugly hack.
> Do you have your user in scanner group?
I have the same problem with HP Deskjet F380 All-in-one. Adding myself
to the scanner group didn't help.
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