[sane-devel] New backend: gt68xx for some Mustek USB scanners

Henning Meier-Geinitz henning@meier-geinitz.de
Wed, 18 Sep 2002 00:01:05 +0200


On Tue, Sep 17, 2002 at 10:15:35PM +0000, William Gallafent wrote:
> On Tue, 17 Sep 2002, Henning Meier-Geinitz wrote:
> > There is a new version (1.0-9) of the gt68xx backend that has a
> > workaround for the color problem. At least with my BearPaw 1200 CU
> > the colors are better now.
> It's good :) Colours are cream/yellow tinged on mine with
> auto-calibration turned off ... haven't tried with it turned on

If it's turned on it should be the same as with version 1.0-8.

> (Something's hung somewhere and I don't want to reboot just at the
> moment). Worked in 50, 150, 300 8-bit colour, but 600 segfaulted ...

I had some kernel oops with the patched scanner driver while testing.
libusb hasn't caused any oopses until now but that may be good luck.