[sane-devel] Umax Astra 610P
Fri, 16 Nov 2001 07:24:29 +0100
On Thu, Nov 15, 2001 at 07:49:31PM +0000, Ron Pflaumer wrote:
> LO folks, newbie to scanners & Linux box here.
> I'm running SuSE Linux 7.1 pro on a Fujitsu Myrica Plus P233X with 64M Ram.
> I also have a UMAX Astra 610P, which, according to
> >There is now a preliminary SANE backend for these scanners. Note that the
> > 610 has not been tested with this backend but is reported to use the same
> >ASIC as the 1220P and the 2000P so it might work.
> I have two q's.
> q1. Is this EVER gonna work?
- That may be eventually work. But I haven't much time to work on it,
and much more annoying, no 610P handy to test directly.
> q2. Does anyone have a) the time, b) the patience to talk a newbie(windows
> convert) through the parport business?
- I haven't much of a) , but have some b).