[sane-devel] Compile problem ,please help!

Gerard Klaver gerard at gkall.hobby.nl
Wed Aug 2 17:23:21 UTC 2006

On Wed, 2006-08-02 at 18:26 +0800, zf wrote:
>     Hi , all.
>     I am a new programmer in linux. I wrote one sane-backend named
> khf.c . When I finished this code, I use gcc compiled
> sane-backends/frontend/test.c and khf.c into one executable file.Then
> I run it , and it works~ my code can control the scanner. After that ,
> I compile khf.c into one shared object named libsane-khf.so.1 and do
> this by using this command: gcc -shared -fpic khf.c -o
> libsane-khf.so.1
>     After that I do two things:
>   1. copy libsane-khf.so.1 into /usr/lib/sane
>   2. Add one line in /etc/sane.d/dll.conf : khf
>     However ,when I run xsane,it can't find any scanner. And I found
> my so isn't been called, since the sane_init is not called when xsane
> starts. This problem troubled me for a long time. Please help me!
> -- 
> s

Did you add also a khf.desc file (needed for your udev or hotplug
Gerard Klaver

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