[sane-devel] [RFC] SANE 1.1.0 Remove linux kernel scanner.o support

Julien BLACHE jb at jblache.org
Thu May 8 13:53:10 UTC 2008

"m. allan noah" <kitno455 at gmail.com> wrote:


> Now that distros have gotten udev under control, and users are
> learning to modify it, we have seen cases where a person made their
> scanner show up as /dev/scanner. This causes sanei_usb to try and talk
> to it like it uses the old kernel scanner module. how about we remove
> that code finally?

It's well past time. 2.6.3 is no longer history, it's archeology
now... :)


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