[sane-devel] SANE, Epson backend on NetBSD

Henning Meier-Geinitz henning@meier-geinitz.de
Sun, 5 Oct 2003 19:52:18 +0200


On Sun, Oct 05, 2003 at 01:41:57PM -0400, Karl Heinz Kremer wrote:
> I've moved to libusb since 1.0.9, which also means that I now use the 
> sanei_usb calls to
> open the USB device. I don't run NetBSD, so I cannot debug this here.

Isn't he talking about a SCSI scanner?

> >  found SCSI processor "EPSON Perfection1640 1.04" at /dev/uk0

Maybe you can just add /dev/scanner to epson.conf by default? That's
only necessary for platforms like NetBSD where the "scsi ..." lines
don't work. It may also make sense to allow sane_open
("/dev/somedevice") even if /dev/somedevice wasn't detected before.