[Gambas-user] Print on device

Pablo Vera pvera at ...729...
Mon May 9 15:23:16 CEST 2005

This is not an issue with gambas, it is related to the access rights of 
the normal user.

Usually, the owner of /dev/lp0 is "root" and its group is "lp", so make 
sure that your normal user is a member of the "lp" group.

Pablo Vera

Scaramella Luca wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm trying Open the device /dev/lp0 for print on a POS printer(text only 
> parallel).
> (i don't have the linux driver and the generic linux
> The instruction
> Open "/dev/lp0" FOR WRITE as #hFile
> gives an "Acces Forbidden" error if i try to use it as a normal user.
> There is any way to use the device as a normal user through Gambas??
> Thanks
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