[sane-devel] tstbackend

Henning Meier-Geinitz henning@meier-geinitz.de
Fri, 20 Aug 2004 18:07:37 +0200


On Sat, Aug 14, 2004 at 08:36:12PM -0400, James A. Littlefield wrote:
> Ok...thanks for confirming that.   I have implemented work arounds for 
> these two issues and have attached the modified source file.    With 
> these two changes,  my backend tests OK at all levels.    I still get an 
> info message about Chinon being an unknown vendor and needing to edit 
> something in sane/doc about "Vendor-Strings".     All I can see in the 
> code is a hardcoded list for various vendors so I could add chinon to 
> the list......

That's a check for the list of scanner manufacturers in the SANE
standard. The idea of that list is to use the same spelling in every
backend (e.g. "hp" vs "HP" vs "Hewlett-Packard"). I'm sure the
standard misses lots of manufacturers so that warning is not that