[sane-devel] Sane Release 1.1.0 ?

m. allan noah kitno455 at gmail.com
Wed Nov 5 13:24:09 UTC 2008

On Tue, Nov 4, 2008 at 5:22 PM, Julien BLACHE <jb at jblache.org> wrote:
> "m. allan noah" <kitno455 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
>> damnit julien- it is called sane_status!, you dont get to declare that
>> 'its not really a status, so lets not put statuses in it' it is just
>> like SANE_STATUS_BUSY, where a backend might very well choose to retry
>> after a few seconds.
> Hmm, SANE_STATUS_DEVICE_BUSY is actually often returned when the USB
> device cannot be opened because it's already in use by another
> process.
> I do make a difference between operation status and hardware status,
> and looking at SANE_Status, there's just nothing like the "warming up"
> thing in there at the moment. Though I concede that a couple of things
> are borderline.
> Maybe I should not try to put some sanity into SANE.

Sanity is not the problem. The extreme need to make a release, coupled
with limited developer resources is the problem. Lets bump the version
everywhere to 2.

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