[sane-devel] Epson 2450

Iain Mac Donald iainjunk at freeuk.com
Fri Jan 27 16:16:32 UTC 2006

On Fri, 2006-01-27 at 12:50 +0100, Mogens Jaeger wrote:
> >
> Be aware that Epson says, that you can expect problems when attaching 
> the scanner through a hub.
An external hub? I don't have one. Excuse my ignorance but don't all
motherboard USB have integrated hubs?

> On my previous machine, I had a USB2 card in a PCI slot, and USB1.1 on 
> the motherboard (Linux kernel 2.4) and the scanner only worked when 
> attached to the motherboard USB.
Not all USB are created equal. I have an old notebook
which only works with powered USB devices (i.e not with flash card
readers etc)

> For me it gives no difference using the Epkowa frontend - they 
> build/relay on Sane-backends.
If I remember there was an Epson 2450 and a 2450 Photo. As was suggested
earlier perhaps the page should be updated.

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