[sane-devel] resend: remove OfficeJet support from SANE hp backend

Peter Kirchgessner peter@kirchgessner.net
Sun, 01 Sep 2002 19:54:35 +0200

Hi David,

thank's for the patch. I just applied it.



David Paschal wrote:

> Hi.  Attached is a patch to remove OfficeJet support from the SANE "hp"
> backend and documentation, now that I have made a stable release of the
> new "hpoj" backend (http://hpoj.sourceforge.net), which supports this
> class of devices much better.  The patch disables the check for libptal
> in configure.in (you will need to run "autoconf" before checking this in),
> and it updates hp.desc and sane-hp.man accordingly.
> I didn't actually change any code in the "hp" backend, because the
> affected code is wrapped with "#ifdef HAVE_PTAL".  I'll let Peter
> Kirchgessner decide what to do about it, but it wouldn't hurt to leave
> it there for now.  (Peter: at some point you might also want to update
> http://www.kirchgessner.net/sanehpfaq.html accordingly.)
> Please apply this patch to CVS, or let me know if I need to change anything
> about it before that can happen.  I have also posted this patch at
> http://hpoj.sourceforge.net/todo.shtml.
> Thanks,
> David

Peter Kirchgessner