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Re: [SLE] usb scanner only work as root after upgrade to SUSE 10
  • From: "Andre Truter" <andre.truter@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 10 Apr 2006 21:09:17 +0200
  • Message-id: <173f0b9f0604101209o10fb7a3akb14b1d3e01d7f425@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On 4/10/06, Sunny <sloncho@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 4/10/06, Andre Truter <andre.truter@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> > Which dev?
> >
> > I have no /dev/scan* or /dev/usbscan*
> >
> > I think I had this problem a few years ago and I solved it by changing
> > the permissions of /dev/usbscanner0
> >
> > But with SuSE 10 I have no idea which device it use.
> >
> > It seems to work different now.
> >
>
> Look at the dmesg output after you plug-in (turn on) the scanner. It
> have to display to which node is attaching the device.
>

This is what I get in dmesg:

usb 1-4: new full speed USB device using ohci_hcd and address 8

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