[sane-devel] HP 6200C not found

Bob Sully rcs@malibyte.com
Sun, 16 Sep 2001 14:35:45 -0700 (PDT)

I have a 6200C (USB side) working at my office using SANE-1.0.5.  Try

HTH -- Bob

On Sat, 15 Sep 2001, Matt Harrell wrote:

> I just got an HP 6200C scanner (SCSI and USB) from work for free.  I'm
> hoping to use it on my LInux box, and not have to resort to installing
> it on my Windows 98 PC.  I'm using the USB connection (I don't have a
> SCSI controller in either PC anymore).  I am running Red Hat 7.1 with
> the sane package that is distributed with it (1.0.3-10).  I don't plan
> on going to the trouble of compiling source code, etc.  If it comes to
> that, I'll use it via Windows.
> I'm not sure my problem is even with SANE, though.  My Linux box doesn't
> seem to be detecting it at all.  I expected that after I connected it
> and turned the system on, Linux would detect it at boot up using Kudzu,
> or the USB system (which is running--I see it, and it hesitates longer
> when it searched for USB devices than it used to).  When I try to get
> the device list using "scanimage", it returns nothing.  What's up?

Bob Sully -- Malibyte Consulting, Simi Valley, CA, USA
rcs at malibyte dot com

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