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

m. allan noah kitno455 at gmail.com
Thu May 8 14:33:21 UTC 2008

On Thu, May 8, 2008 at 9:53 AM, Julien BLACHE <jb at jblache.org> wrote:
> "m. allan noah" <kitno455 at gmail.com> wrote:
>  Hi,
>  > 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... :)

Ok, but what about the 4 bsd variants and beos that also seem to use
it? Are they all using libusb now?

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