[sane-devel] Plustek scanner

mh crapsite@gmx.net
Wed, 19 Sep 2001 07:22:50 +0200

Keith Bates, Mit, 19 Sep 2001 :
> Hi,
> I've just joined the list and just starting with SANE. Please bear with 
> me if I'm being stupid :-)
> I've got a Plustek OpticPro 4831P scanner which plugs in via the printer 
> port. This scanner is on the list of supported scanners. I've installed 
> the latest version of SANE, but when I try to run it via the GIMP it 
> tells me no scanner was found.
> I've gone through the configure-make-make install routine for both 
> sane-backend and xsane.
> If someone can tell me what I'm doing wrong I would be one happy camper!

Did you download/install the plustek driver from
http://home.t-online.de/home/g-jaeger/plustek.html too?
It's normally not included in the sane package.