[sane-devel] Failing to scan over network

Henning Meier-Geinitz henning@meier-geinitz.de
Mon, 16 Dec 2002 21:37:38 +0100


On Mon, Dec 16, 2002 at 11:34:38AM -0800, Brent Hasty wrote:
> [net] sane_init: could not find `sane' service (No such file or directory);  using default port 6566

Not really important, but the sane serveice port is not in
/etc/services (see man saned).

> [net] connect_dev: trying to connect to
> [net] connect_dev: connection succeeded

That means inetd/xinetd is running and seems to know about the SANE

> [net] connect_dev: sanei_w_init
> [net] connect_dev: net_init (user=root, local version=1.0.3)
> [net] connect_dev: freeing init reply (status=Invalid argument, remote version=0.0.0)
> [net] connect_dev: access to denied

The netbackend got a wrong (or no) answer after his request. Maybe the
path in (x)inetd.conf for saned on the server is wrong?

Check /var/log/messages for messages from inetd and saned.