[sane-devel] Sane 1.0.18 and Ubuntu PIXMA problems

Gerard Klaver gerard at gkall.hobby.nl
Tue Sep 5 17:14:47 UTC 2006

On Tue, 2006-09-05 at 18:05 +0100, Martin Owens wrote:
> Hi all,
> Working with the Pixma developers I was able to get support for the
> Canon MP360 scanner into the pixma_MP730 driver, I developed the
> support and it works when you call the scan program that comes with
> the pixma distribution. 
> So in order to install it correctly with ubuntu (ubuntu comes with
> sane 1.0.17 by default) I downloaded the source, modified
> pixma_mp730.c in similar ways and compiled.
> sane-find-scanner doesn't recognise the scanner and scan -L doesn't
> list the scanner. 
> is there some registering thing I missed? or perhaps some problem with
> adding new definitions in the pixma drivers which is incompatible?
> Best Regards, Martin Owens
> -- 
> s
Did you check it there is a doc/descriptions/..desc file.
In this file your vendor and product id must be placed for the udev or
hotplug scripts
Gerard Klaver

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