[sane-devel] Canoscan LIDE35 on 23nov CVS

Pierre Willenbrock pierre at pirsoft.dnsalias.org
Thu Nov 24 23:12:37 UTC 2005

Hi Pierre,

Do you have genesys in your dll.conf?

To my knowledge sane now uses libusb for usb support, so the scanner
module is not needed.


Pierre Lambion schrieb:
> Hi, I have a cansocan lide35. I use it with a test program written by Pierre 
> Willenbrock but it seems it is now supported in cvs. So I installed today's 
> CVS.
> - lsusb sees my scanner: "Bus 001 Device 004: ID 04a9:2213 Canon, Inc. LiDE 
> 50/LiDE 35"
> - sane-find-scanner sees it too "found USB scanner (vendor=0x04a9 [Canon], 
> product=0x2213 [CanoScan], chip=GL841) at libusb:001:004"
> - but scanimage --list-devices only show my tv card and my webcam:
> "device `v4l:/dev/video1' is a Noname Logitech QuickCam Pro 4000 virtual 
> device
> device `v4l:/dev/video0' is a Noname BT878 video (Hauppauge (bt878)) virtual 
> device"
> I'm on a 2.6 kernel, slackware current. scanimage -V gives "scanimage 
> (sane-backends) 1.0.16-cvs; backend version 1.0.16"
> I noticed the id of my scanner (as printed by sane-dind-scanner) was not 
> in /etc/sane.d/genesys.conf, so I added it but it still does not work. 
> Actually I noticed sane-backends and frontends packages do notinclude 
> any /etc file so I might be left with old ones here.
> Also, I found a doc that suggests I should do a modprobe scanner vendor=0x04a9 
> product=0x2213 (values taken from sane-find-scanner) but the scanner module 
> is not found and I understood from other docs I should not use it anyway?
> What am I missing here?
> Cheers,
> Pierre

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