[sane-devel] Nikon Coolscan

Henning Meier-Geinitz henning@meier-geinitz.de
Wed, 22 Oct 2003 18:33:21 +0200


On Wed, Oct 22, 2003 at 05:09:48PM +0200, Oliver Breuninger wrote:
> With xsane I get only 8 Bit coloured image files. When I use 
> xscanimage the scans result is in truecolor.

Do you mean 8bit/color? This IS truecolor (8 * 3 = 24).

SANE itself does not support 8 bits/pixel in color mode.

> For my use I prefer xsane, but does someone know the problem and
> can me assist with a solution ?

I'd be surprised if xsane and xscanimage worked differently concerning
this topic.