[sane-devel] HP scanjet IIp and ADF / lamp moves back after each page

Peter Kirchgessner peter@kirchgessner.net
Thu, 04 Dec 2003 07:57:34 +0100


I also would like to know how to do that. But currently I have no 
solution for it. I will remember the problem and try to find a solution. 
The same behaviour appears with a 6350C with ADF.



lists.schade@gmx.de schrieb:
> Hello, 
> I got an old HP Scanjet IIp with an ADF. It was really easy to install an it
> works well, but I've got on little problem: 
> When scanning multiple pages form the ADF with scanadf or scanimage, the
> lamp moves back to its home position after each page and is switched off. After
> that it is switched on again and moves forward again and scans the second
> page, moves back, moves forward, ...
> (The scans are ok.)
> I think this behaviour isn't so good, because the scanner would be worn out
> really fast ... The `HP Copy Utility` under Windows doesn't move the lamp and
> so it scans faster, too. 
> How can I deactivate the moving back (calibrating ?) of the lamp after each
> page?
> It would be really great if someone could help me
> thanks
> Sascha

Peter Kirchgessner