[sane-devel] Nikon Coolscan III not recognised.

m. allan noah anoah@pfeiffer.edu
Tue, 17 May 2005 11:05:43 -0400 (EDT)

try doing exactly what he told you :)

SANE_DEBUG_COOLSCAN2=255 scanimage -L


On Tue, 17 May 2005, john wrote:

> I looked at sg0 & sg1 and all they contain is cdwriter nothing else. And "sane
> debug coolscan2=255 scanimage -L" bash says command not found.
> On Tuesday 17 May 2005 02:04 am, you wrote:
>>> I hope that it is ok to post this here, if not let me know. I installed
>>> ftp://rpmfind.net/linux/Mandrake/10.2/SRPMS/main/sane-1.0.15-7mdk.src.rpm
>>> and the dependancies and everything seemed to install properly. When I
>>> run the program from either the GUI interface or the command line or
>>> sane-find-scanner it fails to find anything. My system is seeing the SCSI
>>> interface which the scanner is attached to. Is there something I'm
>>> missing. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
>> Make sure that the user running scanimage/xsane/xscanimage has
>> read/write permissions to the scanner's device file
>> (/dev/sg*). There's no need to change any configuration files, the
>> default must work just fine.
>> If this fails, please post the output of "SANE_DEBUG_COOLSCAN2=255
>> scanimage -L".
>>   Andras

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