[sane-devel] Re: Re: Re: epson 3490 - transparency unit problem

Jim MacLeod j75trym at blueyonder.co.uk
Mon Nov 14 10:51:25 UTC 2005

plum.pudding at free.fr wrote:

> So we use the same backend and firmware with a different result.
> Should it be due to my installation : I've make and installed the cvs code
> in /usr/local without uninstalling the debian version which is in /usr
In order to use Kooka (KDE scanner prog) I start it from a console with

LD_PRELOAD=/usr/local/lib/libsane.so kooka

There is probably a much neater way of doing things but it works. Hopefully
the backend will be in a Kubuntu release eventually.

> I've done this awfully thing because of some dependancy problem, that I
> haven't managed at this time.
> But I take care when I wanted to scan a film to call
> /usr/local/bin/xscanimage
> Do you think it can be the reason of my problem ?
> Patrick.

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