[sane-devel] Proposal for device lists

Jochen Eisinger jochen.eisinger@gmx.de
Mon, 30 Sep 2002 19:41:28 +0200


> Yet another related topic: It would be great to have some sort of
> database generated from the .desc files. So a user could use the WWW
> to search for his scanner. E.g with search boxes for Manufacturer,
> bus-type and model name. The output would be all we now about the
> model including backedn and manufacturer links and by which version
> it's supported. Eg, first check stable, then cvs, then external
> drivers.
> Can anyone do this?
Yes, me... i'll set this up at
http://sane.informatik.uni-freiburg.de/scanner.pl in some hours or maybe

-- jochen

...and I doubt complaining to the author will get you
anything but a free procmail rule.