[sane-devel] Can't seem to find config files

Olaf Meeuwissen olaf.meeuwissen at avasys.jp
Tue Nov 4 23:05:48 UTC 2008

Igor G Novikov <septagramm at gmail.com> writes:

> Compile and installation went fine, but my scanner is still not
> detected. I suppose i need to tell sane via its configuration file to
> autodetect my scanner, and to tell it where to look for actual backend,
> which i got from http://meier-geinitz.de/sane/gt68xx-backend/.
> But here's the problem: i can't find any of sane configuration files.
> When i used sane from package, configuration files were in /etc/sane.d.
> As i reinstalled sane from sources, they are just gone. So please help
> me find them and i'll do my best to make this device work.
> Here's some output i'm getting from sane:
> [silence at localhost ~]$ uname -a
> Linux localhost.localdomain #1 SMP Fri Oct 17
> 14:52:14 EDT 2008 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
> [silence at localhost ~]$ /usr/local/bin/sane-find-scanner

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