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I've upgraded to ubuntu 12.04, and I now want to run "iscan" (I've updated the packages like I did before). When I run iscan as a regular user, it says:

"COuld not send command to scanner".

But when I run "sudo iscan", everything is ok, the window of iscan is opened.

How can I fix this to run iscan without being root ?

Thank you,

PS: I'm in the "scanner" group

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unpacking using ALIEN and a .RPM may be the issue? This might be solved using a .DEB file from linux.avasys.jp/drivers/iscan/2.28.1 which is the most recent. –  Ringtail Sep 23 '12 at 16:03
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Maybe just add yourself to the saned group aswell.

sudo adduser [YOU] saned
sudo adduser [YOU] scanner 
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thank you , I've added my login to both groups. That didn't work. –  Pierre Dec 13 '12 at 21:42
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