Help with terminal commands

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Help with terminal commands

Post by piroska » Wed Feb 21, 2018 5:00 pm

Specifically, what do I type in terminal to do the following?

change /dev/usb/lp0 Permissions to include Read & Write for 'Others', then use sudo adduser 'username' lp to add my own login to the lp group

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Re: Help with terminal commands

Post by kc1di » Wed Feb 21, 2018 5:26 pm

Here is a tutorial that will teach you how to do that :
Enjoy :)
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Re: Help with terminal commands

Post by Mute Ant » Thu Feb 22, 2018 12:30 am

The nodes under /dev are rebuilt during boot and when the kernel notices a device has been removed or added. The changed permissions of /dev/usb/lp0 will not 'stick' if the printer goes off-line or the machine is rebooted.
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