[sane-devel] Coolscan2 IR channel problem

Major A andras@users.sourceforge.net
Thu, 23 Jan 2003 05:30:07 +0000

> OK, this is what I've done.  In order to rule out scanner hardware
> problems, I installed WindowsME onto a spare computer and tried out the
> scanner with its windows driver and Nikon software with Digital ICE(tm). I
> understand that it is the technology that makes use of the IR data.  It
> worked fine.  The second IR scan was performed and scatch and dust flecks
> were removed as advertised.
> I still can't get the scan table to move on Linux, however, and the color
> and IR data are still no good.  Any suggestions on what to do next?

What frontend did you use?

Could you please try this:


Turn IR on and press "scan". Then send me the output.

Use xscanimage instead of xsane isn't installed.

Did you compile SANE from the source code, or did you install a binary
package (RPM or so)?


Major Andras
    e-mail: andras@users.sourceforge.net
    www:    http://andras.webhop.org/