[sane-devel] usb Scanner always busy

Henning Meier-Geinitz henning@meier-geinitz.de
Thu, 6 Nov 2003 22:20:47 +0100


On Thu, Nov 06, 2003 at 02:30:13PM -0500, Gene Heskett wrote:
> I've been unsubscibed for about 90 days, and now of course I'm way 
> behind.  When I got back from temporary duty in Colorado, one of the 
> things I found was that my scanner is always busy.

> Is this a known recent issue or ?? 

No. At least I don't know about it.

> I've even rebooted to one of the 
> 2.4.22 kernels that I know worked, and its still busy.
> How do I go about troubleshooting this?

Start telling us what actually happens :-)

Which scanner do you use? What error message when you do what with
which program?

You can enebale debug messages by setting the environment variable
SANE_DEBUG_BACKENDNAME=255 (BACKENDNAME is the name of the backend you