[sane-devel] Success! 2.6.5 kernel, Agfa Snapscan 1212u!
Sun, 13 Jun 2004 15:38:10 -0700
Thanks for the response!
On Sunday 13 June 2004 14:20, root wrote:
> > [ ... ]
> > The big secret was that I had to build sane/sane
> > backends with:
> > USE="usb" emerge sane-backends
> try the '--verbose' option of emerge. this can help a
> lot. and sometimes you can see a description of the
> use-flags with 'etcat uses <package-name>'.
Thanks for that pointer. Love gentoo but there is indeed a
bit to learn :-).
Now if I can get it working as other than root, we'll be
there. xsane insists on picking up that tv tuner card no
matter what. I even copied over the AGFA:SNAPSCAN.drc over
to my .sane directory and it is roundly ignored :-).
Thanks & take care, V.
Victoria Welch, WV9K/7. "If we knew what we were doing, it
would not be called research, would it?" --Albert Einstein
"Engineering is the art of making what you want from things
you can get."- Jerry Avins