[sane-devel] Configuring a Mustek BearPaw 2400 Scanner
henning at meier-geinitz.de
Fri Aug 19 16:09:01 UTC 2005
On Fri, Aug 19, 2005 at 04:29:19PM +0100, Richard Ibbotson wrote:
> Just got hold of a Mustek BearPaw 2400 CU Plus scanner for my own
> Debian Sarge workstation with a 220.127.116.11-14 Debian kernel. The scanner
> plugs in with USB. Seems to be detected and works. Output of
> 'scanimage -L' shows....
> So that a square OpenBSD CD cover comes out as a horizontal rectangle.
> Also, only half an A4 page is being scanned which is also stretched
> in the horizontal direction. I've tried to rename the ps2dfw2.usb
> driver in the way that is described above. The scanner/driver just
> crashes and sits still. To test the scanner and driver I was using
> the following command line argument...
> scanimage --mode col>/home/user/scanner/image.png
By the way: scanimage creates pnm files, not png.
> Does anyone know how to fix these problems ?
I hope so. Please try the latest backend gt68xx (1.0-73) from
http://www.meier-geinitz.de/sane/gt68xx-backend/ or a snapshot of
> Also, I've tried Xsane and
> Quiteinsane and neither of those applications will detect the scanner
> even though it is seen by the command line software. I think this
> might be something to do with permissions and the fact that only the
> root user has access to the scanner. I'm not quite sure how to fix
> that. Any help appreciated.
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