[sane-devel] Re: HP 5300C Xsane Failure
Sun, 27 Jun 2004 11:29:11 +0200 (CEST)
On: Sat, 26 Jun 2004 22:29:30 -0500,
Myke Carter <email@example.com> wrote:
> First thing I tried was to uninstall "sane-backends-1.0.8-1.ximian.1"=
> No go.
There is some switch to "force" the uninstall ... - but just
overwriting it is ok, too.
> Try 2:
> ./configure --sysconfigdir=3D/etc --prefix=3D/usr
> This caused my Gnome panel applet to crash and made it so that I =
> couldn't log out without hitting my reset button. Running "xsane" =
> caused some kind of "relocation error" about a missing or bad =
> "<something>.so.1" file. The error revealed something about "/etc/li=
> so before I rebooted I tried it once more.
This was the right configuration. When did the gnome-pannel crahs?
During make install?
> Try 3:
> ./configure --sysconfdir=3D/etc --prefix=3D/usr/lib
> This eliminated the previous problem but gave me new graphical dialog=
> box errors "No devices found." or something like that. So I rebooted=
This configuration is very messy. /usr/lib is not a prefix you want
... Your binaries will be in /usrc/lib/bin and the libs in
/usr/lib/lib. This will not produces results you want - neither the
binaries nor libraries are found by your usual ld and PATH
> After rebooting, I restored my Gnome panel tasklist and tried again.
> Now all I get is a dialogue box telling me "xsane: no devices availab=
> Previously, with the old Ximian package that you said wouldn't work, =
> xsane was at least able to find my scanner.
> What now?
You should install using your 2nd configuration.
What does this give you:
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