[sane-devel] "no sane devices found"
Thu, 27 Sep 2001 07:59:42 +0200
you can try two things:
Check the file /usr/local/etc/sane.d/hp.conf to see if the line
is in it. Other hints (checking permissions) can be found at
Mark S Parrish wrote:
> I just loaded the following:
> [root@msp mark]# rpm -qa |grep "sane"
> Here are the installed modules:
> [root@msp mark]# lsmod
> Module Size Used by
> aic7xxx 107840 0 (autoclean)
> sg 28160 0 (autoclean)
> scsi_mod 90288 2 (autoclean) [aic7xxx sg]
> es1371 26272 0
> gameport 1840 0 [es1371]
> ac97_codec 8624 0 [es1371]
> 3c59x 25824 1 (autoclean)
> An interesting thing is happening. When I start xsane, it says something
> like "xsane: no devices available." Just for grins I did a:
> [root@msp mark]# sane-find-scanner
> # Note that sane-find-scanner will find any scanner that is connected
> # to a SCSI bus. It will even find scanners that are not supported
> # at all by SANE. It won't find a scanner that is connected to a
> # parallel, USB or other non-SCSI port.
> sane-find-scanner: found processor "HP C7670A 3945" at device /dev/sg0
> sane-find-scanner: found processor "HP C7670A 3945" at device /dev/sga
> It took almost a full minute to come back with the above 2 lines. I am also
> wondering why it is listed twice.
> Then I executed xsane again and it gave me the "xsane: no devices
> available" ONCE. The second time I executed xsane it started just fine. It
> is almost like I have to kick it to get it started. Can anyone tell me why?
> I am running LM8.0 (2.4.7 kernel) 1.4mhz Intell Pentium 4 with 512 mb ram.
> My scanner is a HP ScanJet 6300C.
> I love xsane. I just want it to come to life when I fire up the program.
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