[sane-devel] Accessing scanners on network addresable MFP?
jon at jon.demon.co.uk
Thu Mar 23 19:27:25 UTC 2006
On Thu, 23 Mar 2006, satish.kumar at wipro.com wrote:
> I tried the dell_scan perl script for my requirement(RICOH's MFP). I
> just changed port number in the script and tried "--find" option. It did
> not work. Guess I need a bit more of reading.
> Is there a is generic driver for MFP's?
I have not examined any one other than the Dell 1600n but I am not aware
of any standard protocol or driver.
The way I figured out how to write the perl driver was by running a packet
sniffer (ethereal) and then looking at the network traffic during a scan
using the windows driver. Good luck!
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