[sane-devel] iscan questions Novell bugzilla #459215
russbucket at nwi.net
Tue Dec 16 00:52:51 UTC 2008
On Monday 15 December 2008 15:32:07 Olaf Meeuwissen wrote:
> Russ Fineman <russbucket at nwi.net> writes:
> >> >> > Using Iscan version Epkowa driver from AVASYA. OpenSUSE 11.0. Ran
> >> >> > fine on 10.3 and previous versions. Thought I saw something about
> >> >> > have to use older version iscan-proprietary-drivers-18.104.22.168-10.1
> >> >> > iscan-22.214.171.124-21.1 iscan-firmware-126.96.36.199-48.1
> >> You don't mention the iscan version you use, but I am assuming you are
> >> using a self-built version of 2.12.0 or later. The following is based
> >> on that assumption.
> > No 2,12 is 2.10 as below. I can download 2.12 and compile it. See if that
> > corrects problem.
> Please download iscan-2.14.0-3.tar.gz. Select any of the models
> listed at
> to get to a page that lets you download that version.
> >> > [snip]
> >> > The problem appears to be Iscan looking for libpng0.so shared object
> >> > file: error message: terminate called after throwing an instance of
> >> > 'std::runtime_error'
> >> > what(): libpng.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or
> >> > directory
> >> >
> >> > there are two references to libpng.so:
> >> > lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 11 2008-11-13 10:18 /usr/lib64/libpng.so ->
> >> > libpng12.so
> >> >
> >> > -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 21522 2008-10-07 08:13
> >> > /usr/lib64/compiz/libpng.so
> >> >
> >> > Not sure if this is a SUSE problem or Iscan. Should the libpng.so link
> >> > to libpng12.so?
> >> It's a problem with both really. You can work around this by running
> >> iscan from the command-line as follows:
> >> LTDL_LIBRARY_PATH=/usr/lib64 iscan
> > using this command starts iscan, selecting scan to printer still shows
> > .png and .tiff greyed out. cliclking scan gives following error:
> > finemanruss at linux-f836:/usr/lib64> ltdl_library_path=/usr/lib64 iscan
> > terminate called after throwing an instance of 'std::runtime_error'
> > what(): /usr/lib64/libpng12.so.0: wrong ELF class: ELFCLASS64
> > Aborted
> So it seems that you are running a 32-bit version of the package. In
> that case I suspect that you do not have the 32-bit versions of the
> PNG (and JPEG) libraries installed. You should have libpng-32bit or
> some similarly named package installed. Same for JPEG.
> > I just reported to Novell bugzilla (459215).
> Thanks, but I think that your report will be somewhat confusing. For
> one thing, it's not clear what version of whose package you are using.
> > Also tried to enter it on
> > https://www.avasys.jp/secure/english/linux_e/support_form.html but I
> > get a list of apache and java errors. says cannot contact server. Do
> > I need to log on some where to report this?
> You shouldn't have to log on to report anything. Just confirmed your
> observation. I get the same myself. I'll forward that to our support
> Olaf Meeuwissen, LPIC-2 FLOSS Engineer -- AVASYS Corporation
> FSF Associate Member #1962 Help support software freedom
Just down loaded the 2.14 package from your web site. The packages I'm using
were fronm the opensuse repository. Sorry I was confused, since it said
proprietory package I assumed it was provide by AVASYS.
I'll install the package and deinstall what I have first. I post results.
Thanks for the continuing help.
Registered Linux User #441463
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