[sane-devel] Does anyone need help writing a backend?

Jaeger, Gerhard gerhard@gjaeger.de
Sat, 19 Jul 2003 14:38:36 +0200

On Samstag, 19. Juli 2003 12:10, Henning Meier-Geinitz wrote:
> Hi,
> Usually people ask for help here. In this case it's the other way
> round: I may have some spare time during the next few weeks so if
> anyone needs help writing a backend I may able to spend some time on
> it. 

"Oh, what a lucky man he is...."

>The list of unsupported scanners gets longer and longer so I
> thought something should be done :-)
> I prefer working on fairly recent not too expensive USB scanners so I
> can get one of these devices for coding.

Well, I think that by supporting the GeneSys Logic stuff we can cover a lot of
currently available devices. I know that Oliver Rauch is working on that but I 
don't know the status. The only thing I know is, that he's short of time...
--> Just a proposal!

Are there any other chipsets around that may have the same spreading?