[sane-devel] SANE 1.1.0 Release discussion

Alessandro Zummo azummo-lists at towertech.it
Mon May 5 18:06:00 UTC 2008

On Mon, 5 May 2008 13:56:58 -0400
"m. allan noah" <kitno455 at gmail.com> wrote:

> 3. Two new return codes: SANE_STATUS_HW_LOCK to tell the frontend that the
> scanner has a hardware lock installed, and SANE_STATUS_WARMING_UP for lamp.

 it would be fine if we can keep those in sync with sane evolution.
> 4. More SANE_FRAME types, jpeg, fax, IR, text, xml.

 those should already be in sync. it should noted that some frontends
 might just crash if given a new frame type.

> 6. Add common configuration reading function in sanei_* so that new or
> maintained backends can benefit from it. Wholesale config file restructuring?

 that would be real good! I was thinking about it but never had the time
 to implement :(

 I'm not sure it's worthwhile to bump the version to 1.1 given there
 are no incompatibilities.


 Best regards,

 Alessandro Zummo,
  Tower Technologies - Torino, Italy


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