[sane-devel] Two xsane-Win32-0.96 annoyancies
Fri, 8 Oct 2004 12:00:43 +0200
On Fri, Oct 08, 2004 at 11:29:19AM +0200, peder wrote:
> The major one: In xsane-0.83 and 0.90 I could run
> 'xsane.exe ip-of-scan-server:device'. In 0.96 this doesn't work; I have
> to add all my servers in net.conf, wait for xsane to "scan for devices"
> and choose the right one from five nearly identical entries.
Just a wild guess: If xsane 0.83 was linked directly against the net
backend and 0.96 was linked against the dll backend the format would be:
> Maybe I can pick the right one but definitely not my users.
At least on Unix systems there is the SANE_DEFAULT_DEVICE varaiable
that preselects the device to use. That means you only have to press