[sane-devel] [Fwd: Re: [lp.epson] Epson CX5400]

Till Kamppeter till.kamppeter@gmx.net
Mon, 15 Dec 2003 19:21:41 +0000

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Here is a user confirmation that the Epson Stylus CX5400 (MF device) 
scans with the "epson" backend.


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From: sehh@altered.com (Dimitris)
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Subject: Re: [lp.epson] Epson CX5400
Date: Mon, 15 Dec 2003 17:09:02 +0000 (UTC)
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In article <bqoa9b$khe$1@poblano.linuxprinting.org>, fred_sanders@hotmail.com
(Fred Sanders) writes:
> I have the Epson Stylus CX5400 working for both printing and scanning.	I'm
> running Fedora Core 1 (2.4.22-1.2129.nptl kernel).  I had to add the
> entry in my /etc/sane.d/epson.conf file:  usb 0x4b8 0x808 
> Xsane now works for scanning after that fix.  

I can confirm that this works. My 5400 scans fine once i added
the following line in /etc/sane.d/epson.conf

usb 0x4b8 0x808

then run:

modprobe scanner vendor=0x4b8 product=0x808

that did the trick. i can use xsane, or gimp to scan
without any problems. its quite fast too!