[sane-devel] Epson Perfection 1260 Photo does not work with SANE 1.0.16

Till Kamppeter till.kamppeter at gmx.net
Sat Aug 13 19:36:32 UTC 2005

Henning Meier-Geinitz wrote:
> Hi,
> On Sat, Aug 13, 2005 at 09:14:13PM +0200, Till Kamppeter wrote:
>>after upgrading to SANE 1.0.16 the Epson Perfection 1260 Photo is not 
>>recognized by the "plustek" backend any more. See
> The important part is:
> [plustek] sanei_access_lock failed: 11
> Maybe you don't have the necessary permissions for the lock? You can
> also disable locking during the configure run.
> "export SANE_DEBUG_SANEI_ACCESS=255" should show some more details.
> Search this list for more details.
> Bye,
>   Henning

Thank you very much. I got it working now.

What was missing was the directory for the lock files. After doing

mkdir -p /var/lib/lock/sane/

the scanner is found.

So the bug is that "make install" does not create this directory.


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