[sane-devel] Re: [PATCH] generate hal fdi file

Julien BLACHE jb at jblache.org
Wed Mar 21 09:36:44 CET 2007

David Zeuthen <david at fubar.dk> wrote:


> I'm planning just basing this on the existing sanebuttonsd code; that
> looks pretty generic.. or am I missing something?

I'll let others comment on that one, I did not look at that code.

> I suppose that would work well if, and only if, libsane can drive
> multiple devices at the same time... which it looks like when looking at
> the code, yes? In many ways the addon is just another application of
> libsane much like xscan etc.

Depending on the situation, not all the backends can support multiple
devices at the same time. But in this case you are screwed anyway and
there's little you can do about this without major code changes in
these backends at this time, so don't worry about it.


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