[sane-devel] A problem with Epson GT2500
olaf.meeuwissen at avasys.jp
Thu Apr 23 23:32:23 UTC 2009
"Wolfram Heider" <wolframheider at freenet.de> writes:
> It seems to be a pretty choosy bug - on my boxes (various 32 and 64
> bit systems running under Opensuse 11.1 and 11.0) iscan 1.19 and the
> epkowa backend are working fine, and testing with all frontends
> available didn't show any problems. So could it be related just to
> particular distributions/operating systems?
You mean 2.19.0, right. We never released a 1.19 ;-)
It a logic bug in the backend. Like I said, iscan is not affected but
other SANE frontends may be. It depends on the frontend checking
whether an option is active before it allows you to set it.
> On Wed, 22 Apr 2009 01:55:46 +0200, Olaf Meeuwissen <olaf.meeuwissen at avasys.jp> wrote:
>> "m. allan noah" <kitno455 at gmail.com> writes:
>>> yesterday on the list this was announced as a problem with iscan.
>>> downgrade to 2.17, iirc.
>> That correct, almost. The problem is in the epkowa backend and does not
>> affect iscan. Other SANE frontends may be affected, scanimage is known
>> to be affected.
>> For the original post, see:
Hope this helps,
Olaf Meeuwissen, LPIC-2 FLOSS Engineer -- AVASYS Corporation
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