[sane-devel] permissions for parallel port scanners

Simon Krix niten_ryu@mypad.com
Mon, 23 Jul 2001 12:12:15 +1000

> > So I want to ask all authors of backends that support
> > parallel port scanners to work out a common way
> > (sanei_parallel_*) to talk as user to the scanner.
> > These sanei_parallel_* routines should run on
> > as much systems as possible (not only linux!).
> Please see sf.net/projects/libieee1284.

Our backend-in-progress (for Canon fb330p, fb630p and n640p) uses
libieee1284 quite successfully for port access as a user. It's been
really easy to use.

Simon Krix

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