[sane-devel] hp usb scanner help
Sun, 28 Sep 2003 22:32:12 +0200
On Fri, Sep 26, 2003 at 12:37:04PM -0400, michaell taylor wrote:
> I am having trouble with a hp 7130xi usb scanner in redhat 8.0, kernel
> 2.4.20smp. Sane-find-scanner reports no scanners - but /etc/modules.conf
> seems to show usb support and I can print through the usb connection.
> I've recompiled hpoj and sane-backends - still sane-find-scanner
sane-find-scanner doesn't depend on the hpoj version. If it doesn't
find a USB scanner, it wasn't detected by the kernel in most cases.
Did you try as root? Please show us the output of
"sane-find-scanner -v -v" and "cat /proc/bus/usb/devices" (both as
> I've heard from the hpoj devel team that the newest HP all-in-ones are
> not supported. But sane device compat files seem to indicate otherwise.
I have no idea about that specific scanner but all USB scanners should
be detected by sane-find-scanner even if they are not supported.