[sane-devel] Canon CanoScan LiDE 600F

René Kjellerup webmaster at keenan.dk
Fri Jan 4 08:10:45 UTC 2008

Gerald Murray wrote:
> Quoting Jürgen Ernst <jrernst at gmx.de>:
>   Canon CanoScan LiDE 600F.
> > Is anyone working on a backend to that scanner yet?
> > If not I want to start programming a backend.
> > Ciao
> > Jürgen
> There is no one working on adding this scanner as of yet, so welcome!
> There is a lot of information on the sane site about starting.
> The chips for the LiDE 600F are known, but are not known to be
> compatible with sane-supported chips.  A good start would be to
> complete a small scan with a usb sniffer to log the traffic on the usb bus
> that device, and make the scan log available for interested persons to
> That may allow identification of the protocol.
> Gerald

The most used sniffer seems to be benoit's sniffer.
You can find it here: http://benoit.papillault.free.fr/usbsnoop/

Kind regards
René Kjellerup

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