[sane-devel] Install problem with fi-4120C2 under FreeBSD and OS X 10.4.2

m. allan noah anoah at pfeiffer.edu
Tue Nov 1 15:43:57 UTC 2005

darrell- can you get a debug log? something like:

SANE_DEBUG_FUJITSU=255 scanimage -v 2>debug.log > scan.pnm

then zip up debug.log and send it to me off list.


On Mon, 31 Oct 2005, Darrell Styner wrote:

> I'm trying to get a new fi-4120C2 working with sane under FreeBSD 6.0-RC1 or 
> Mac OS X 10.4.2. Under BSD, scanimage -L recognizes the scanner and outputs:
> device `fujitsu:libusb:/dev/usb4:/dev/ugen0' is a FUJITSU fi-4120C2dj scanner
> but when I try to scan something, e.g. scanimage -v >test, I get:
> scanimage: rounded value of br-x from 215 to 215.004
> scanimage: rounded value of br-y from 297 to 296.994
> then scanimage just sits there until I kill it. After that scanimage -L (and 
> sane-find-scanner) can't find the scanner until I turn it off and on or 
> unplug/plug the USB cable. Anyone know what could be going on? I've grabbed 
> all the latest BSD ports (sane-backends-1.0.16_1, libusb-0.1.10a_1, etc.), 
> but nothing changes from the previous version.
> The only uncommented line in /usr/local/etc/sane.d/fujitsu.conf is:
> usb 0x04c5 0x10ae
> These are the numbers I get back from sane-find-scanner.
> I get the same behavior when I hook the scanner up to my Mac running OS X 
> 10.4.2, and use the latest software from www.ellert.se (backend 1.0.16, 
> libusb 0.1.11, maciconv 1.2, etc.). Also, this scanner works fine using the 
> vendor supplied software under Windows XP, so it doesn't seem to be a 
> hardware problem.
> Darrell Styner
> darrell at avanta.com

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