[sane-devel] Visioneer 5800
Martijn van Oosterhout
Martijn van Oosterhout <email@example.com>
Thu, 26 Jun 2003 15:41:34 +1000
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On Thu, Jun 26, 2003 at 01:30:22AM +0000, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> I'm a newbie who just got his USB printer working and decided to tackle t=
he scanner next. So far I've found the Vendor number and Product ID and in=
serted them into the modules.conf file.
> QUESTION: Is it a foregone conclusion that I need to recompile the kernel=
next or is there a scanner install that does not require kernel recompile?
Many of the modern drivers use libusb rather than a specific scanner module,
so specific scanner modules are becoming a thing of the past. As long as you
have usbfs compiled in, you should be fine.
Martijn van Oosterhout <email@example.com> http://svana.org/kleptog/
> "the West won the world not by the superiority of its ideas or values or
> religion but rather by its superiority in applying organized violence.
> Westerners often forget this fact, non-Westerners never do."
> - Samuel P. Huntington
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