[sane-devel] Re: HP Scanjet 3970 backend

Mbosowo I Sampson msampson@ic.sunysb.edu
Wed, 1 Sep 2004 19:20:57 -0400 (EDT)

I haven't started writing the driver yet. I'm still in research and 
discovery mode (snooping the windows driver protocol). I only got the 
scanner last week so I'm pretty new to sane. I'll post updates on the list 
once I've made some headway. It might take some time so don't hold your 
breath :-)


On Wed, 1 Sep 2004, Bill Owens wrote:

> Hi,
> I've been poking around, trying to get my HP3970 to work, and according to 
> the sane-project.org website [1], you had expressed an intention to write a 
> backend for this scanner [2].  Have you had any luck with this?  I'm afraid 
> I'm not ambitious enough to take on helping with development proper, but I'd 
> be happy to test...
> ~~Bill Owens
> References:
> [1] http://www.sane-project.org/unsupported/hp-scanjet-3970c.html
> [2] 
> http://lists.alioth.debian.org/pipermail/sane-devel/2004-August/011842.html
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