cups 1.2.2 and parallel port printers
jaj13 at web.de
Thu Sep 7 06:20:05 PDT 2006
Robert Huff wrote:
> rance at frontiernet.net writes:
>> anybody seen this behavior before? or have a clue?
> I don't know if this is your problem, but I have seen similar
> _In my case_, CUPS as ported does not like the permissions on
> /dev/lpt0*. They default to "crw-------"; setting them to
> "crw-rw-rw-" makes the parallel printer appear.
> There should be a way to tall devfs to change those permissions
> automatically, but I haven't been able to figure it out.
You have to specify
perm lpt0 0666
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