[sane-devel] Canon LiDE 70 support

Pierre Willenbrock pierre at pirsoft.dnsalias.org
Wed Oct 25 12:30:50 UTC 2006

Maik Musall schrieb:
> Hi,
> I'm newly subscribed here, and found just two postings about this
> scanner in the archives. I purchased one today and am trying to get
> support for it. So far, no success. I tried to just add a struct
> canon_lide_70_model into genesys_devices.c by copying the lide_60 part
> and only adjusting the resolutions and model names, and adding a line
>   {0x04a9, 0x221c, &canon_lide_60_model},
> into genesys_usb_device_list. After this, I added the usb data to
> /etc/sane.d/genesys.conf, and then after compiling I get:
> # scanimage -L
> device `genesys:libusb:004:007' is a Canon LiDE 70 flatbed scanner
> but scanning doesn't actually work:
> # scanimage > ~/file.pnm
> scanimage: open of device genesys:libusb:004:007 failed: Invalid argument
> The scanner doesn't show any reaction. I wonder if it's a GENE based one
> at all. How do I find out?  How can I help to get this supported? I have
> 14 days before I have to send it back if it doesn't work... ;-)
> I'm using gentoo Linux 2.6.17-r8 and sane-backends 1.0.18-r2.
> Here is the lsusb -v -v output's section about the scanner:
> Regards

The scanimage -v -v output on this page:
says it is very probably not a genesys based scanner.


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