[sane-devel] Any progress on the MF4150?

Bob Dronski dronski at gmail.com
Sat Aug 30 15:47:07 UTC 2008


I can only tell you what my MF4150 is reporting--Hope it helps.

sane-find-scanner reports
found USB scanner (vendor=0x04a9 [Canon Inc.], product=0x26a3  
[MF4100]) at libusb:003:004-04a9-26a3-00-00

and scanimage -L reports
device `pixma:04A926A3_SDF7Z0155773B' is a CANON Canon imageCLASS  
MF4150 multi-function peripheral


On Aug 30, 2008, at 9:07 AM, Nicolas wrote:

> Hi Dennis,
> I feel a bit confused following discussions on MF4140 and MF4150.
> I understand that they share same PID.
>> From Daniel's mail, looks like 4140 signs itself as a 4150
> And finally, does pixma backend need a patch to handle MF4140 ?
> I can look also if it is possible to handle simply both devices in the
> backend ...
> Nicolas
> Le vendredi 29 août 2008 à 20:27 -0700, Dennis Lou a écrit :
>>> From: Bob Dronski <dronski at gmail.com>
>>> Just wondering if any progress has been made and/or if I can do
>>> anything else to help the progress on the MF-4150?  My two week  
>>> return
>>> window has closed, so I'm just crossing my fingers that something  
>>> will
>>> happen.
>> I guess you didn't get my email (again).  I looked at your logs and  
>> they look a lot like the mp730.  I asked you to try moving the USB  
>> PID
>> and device entry to pixma_mp730.c
>> Let me know if you need the patch again.
>> Also, it looks like your MF4150 has the same USB PID as the MF4140  
>> but a different protocol.  I'm not sure what to do about that.
>> -Dennis

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