[sane-devel] Epson Perfection 1670 photo USB

Henning Meier-Geinitz henning@meier-geinitz.de
Sun, 5 Oct 2003 11:45:06 +0200


On Sun, Oct 05, 2003 at 11:16:04AM +0200, Joerg Skottke wrote:
> i just bought this device because the older 1660 is no longer available. 
> To my surprise this device (as confirmed by a report on the 
> sane-website) does not work.

Well, as it's mentioned on our pages, it's not that surprising :-)

> Tad Prus-Wisniowski already had a closer look at the traffic to and from 
> the device and it appears that the device uses an all new chipset.
> Is there any chance that this device will be supported soon?

Ed Hamrick reported that it's a Benq scanner in reality. Maybe the
SnapScan backend can support it in future?