[sane-devel] sanei_usb and libusb_timeout

m. allan noah anoah@pfeiffer.edu
Wed, 1 Dec 2004 10:16:39 -0500 (EST)

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i am BIG in favor of this. have same problem with some fujitsus, 30 
seconds is far too long.


On Wed, 1 Dec 2004, René Rebe wrote:

> Hi all,
> the default timeout passed to libusb of 30 seconds is quite a bit long. So 
> recovering from errors is already quite annoying for some use cases. Now I 
> have a situation where I expect an error to happen for some models and adjust 
> the code-path of future commands due to this. An initial timeout for the 
> error that might happen for 50% of the scanners attached is quite long ....
> So I propose the hand libusb_timeout into the hands of the backend author. 
> Does anyone see problems with this? (except of [tiny] API changes :-()
> Yours,

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