[sane-devel] how to get usb scanner to load scanner.o automatically?

Marcel Pol mpol@gmx.net
Sat, 15 Jun 2002 13:10:38 +0200

On Sat, 15 Jun 2002 04:35:32 -0500
"David Cougle" <dcougle@hotmail.com> wrote:

> I think the device is /dev/usb/scanner0
> if i modprobe scanner, xsane works ok, but not otherwise.
> alias char-major-180,48 scanner
> i have that in modules.conf, but it won't load automatically still.

I have put in /etc/modules:
Most distributions have their initscripts read /etc/modules, and load the
drivers listed there.
So it gets loaded at boottime.

Marcel Pol

Linux 2.4.18-6mdksmp, up 20 days, 13:21