[sane-devel] Saned problems

Henning Meier-Geinitz henning@meier-geinitz.de
Tue, 6 Aug 2002 10:50:05 +0200


On Mon, Aug 05, 2002 at 04:01:25PM -0700, The Surprises wrote:
> Hi,  I am having problems getting saned to work.  I've read of others
> having a similar problem, but I have yet to find a solution for it.  I
> have an HP 5100C scanner hooked up to the parallel port of my linux box.
> sane works perfectly fine locally.  I have SaneTwain installed on a
> windows 98 box on my home network.  When I run saned in debug mode,
> SaneTwain works perfectly.  When I try to run saned in xinetd mode, it
> fails to find the scanner.  Has anyone had any luck getting this to work
> properly?

I haven't ever used SaneTwain. In older SANE versions saned had some
timing issues that may show such behaviour. Do you use SANE 1.0.8?

Can you test with scanimage from a remote computer?