[sane-devel] XSane-0.90 released

Oliver Rauch oliver.rauch@rauch-domain.de
Wed, 18 Dec 2002 17:15:55 +0100

On Wednesday 18 December 2002 15:12, Henning Meier-Geinitz wrote:
> Hi,
> On Wed, Dec 18, 2002 at 02:07:29PM +0100, Henning Meier-Geinitz wrote:
> > Some random points not related to the new release:
> Another one:
> I just tried to scan using Gimp and when I pressed the scan button I
> got:
> Error during save: Could not create secure file (may be a link does exi=
> /tmp/scan/out-0006.pnm
> /tmp/scan does not exist. Looks like xsane uses the path that was
> selected when using the "save" mode some time before. But in Gimp mode
> I can't change this path. The "Tepomrary directory" is set to /tmp.
> Starting xsane from outside of gimp, selecting "save mode" and
> changing the image file name to a directory that exists and then
> starting xsane in gimp again works.

Hm, That is strange.
I can not reproduce this.

In the xsane setup you can change the temporary directory.
But the filename in the save mode should not have any influence
to the temporary path or the gimp scanning path.

Please can you repeat the test?