[sane-devel] Film adaptor unit
Thu, 12 Sep 2002 01:16:59 +0200
Barry Kirsten schrieb:
> Greetings everybody.
> I have a problem with Xsane 0.84 and a Canon Canoscan 600 film adaptor unit
> running under Mandrake Linux 8.2
> The problem is that in Xsane there is no button to select the FAU and
> therefore the unit scans negatives and transparencies as opaque documents. I
> know from the documentation that there should be a Scansource button to allow
> selection of flatbed, transparency or document feeder, but this does not come
> up. The scanner works perfectly in all modes under Windows (which I do not
> use), so I believe the problem is with Xsane.
> If anyone can offer help with this, would they please email me direct, as I
> just haven't the time to be involved with another list?
When such an option is defined and activated by the backend then xsane
does display it. Did you take a look at the standard and the advanced options