Stange Cups Problem: "/dev/lp0": Permission denied

Daniel Robitaille robitaille at
Sat Jun 4 18:02:51 UTC 2005

> I got a problem with cups.
> Today I was once able to print with cups to my epson stylus color 1520.
> I don't know why, but after the installation of turboprint (That might
> not be the reason) cups reƶports, t5hat it's not able to open lp0:
> [Job 8] Unable to open parallel port device file "/dev/lp0": Permission
> denied

what's the permission on that /dev/lp0 file?
(i..e,   run from the command line "ls -l /dev/lp0")

Daniel Robitaille

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