[sane-devel] [ANNOUNCE] Second pre-release of sane-backends 1.0.15 available

Henning Meier-Geinitz henning@meier-geinitz.de
Sun, 31 Oct 2004 20:14:55 +0100

Hi everyone,

The second pre-release of sane-backends 1.0.15 is available at
the usual locations as mentioned on

The md5sum is:
be835c68cb6a387d50ca250755031983  sane-backends-1.0.15-pre2.tar.gz

We are in code freeze currently. Release is planned for 2004-11-07.

I'll append the NEWS file for 1.0.15.

Please test this prerelease and tell us about any bugs.

Happy scanning!


New with 1.0.15, released 2004-11-07:

* New backends: niash.
* Updated backends: agfafocus, artec_eplus48u.c, avision, canon, canon_pp,
  coolscan, dll, epson, fujitsu, gt68xx, hp, hp5400, leo, microtek2, mustek,
  mustek_pp, net, pie, plustek, plustek_pp, snapscan, sp15c, tamarack, teco2,
  umax, umax_pp, u12, v4l.
* Portability fixes (especially for MacOS X, NetBSD, OS/2, 64 bit platforms).
* sane-find-scanner detects more chipsets now.
* Added Finnish translation. Updated other translations.
* Several saned fixes.
* Build system updates.
* Documentation updates.
* Bugfixes.