[sane-devel] Patch for sane-fujitsu: Fixes fi-5110eox ignoring page-width]

m. allan noah kitno455 at gmail.com
Sun Jul 13 05:22:40 UTC 2008

On 7/12/08, spammed <spammed at get2net.dk> wrote:
> > then --overscan is the only option
> > which is exposed by the backend for this scanner, but which does not
> > actually work. Maybe the option could be hidden when the scanner returns
> > (os_x_basic, os_y_basic) = (0, 0), as this scanner does?
> yes- i dont have a good way to detect the overscan capability, other
> than the existence of the page code that is used to enable it, which
> also enables other things. do you get an error when you set overscan?
> if not, then the problem might be that your os_x/y_basic need to be
> overridden, like the 4120c?
>  There is no error. I will try overriding the settings.
>  I copied the code for the 4120C and tried several values around 2 mm and
> 2.5 mm (in 600dpi units) with no change. Do you think there is a slim chance
> that the values need to exactly match what the scanner expects (the missing
> vpd-values) to activate overscan, and otherwise they are just ignored? How
> were the values for the 4120C established?

those values came from trial and error. if you dont see a bit of the
background before the paper with overscan enabled, then it must not
work on this machine. i'll just disable it.

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