[sane-devel] Problem with Canon n656u

Gerhard Jaeger gerhard at gjaeger.de
Thu Sep 25 07:25:40 BST 2003


either download the 0.46-test1 version to patch SANE-1.0.12 sources from
gjaeger.de or get the latest CVS-version from sane-projects.org.
This fixes these effects...


On Donnerstag, 25. September 2003 00:51, Santiago del Roi wrote:
> I have a Canon n656u scanner which works fine on my Windows Box.  However,
> I don't like using my Windows box (for obvious reasons) but all attempts
> to get this scanner working properly under Linux (Mandrake 9.1) have
> produced unsatisfactory results.  I've just upgraded to the latest sane
> backends and produced the following images:
> http://brainslide.com/scantest.jpg
> http://brainslide.com/scantest2.jpg
> You see the virtical streaks?  Those aren't on the originals.  Changing
> resolution and other settings has no effect on this.  Scanning these same
> images with this same scanner in Windows produces perfect images.  The
> Sane homepage lists this scanner as "Complete".  Has anyone else had this
> problem?  Is there an easy fix?
> Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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