[sane-devel] Mac OS X: make errors
peter at schoenrank.ca
Thu Mar 26 19:16:55 UTC 2009
My apologies for my tardy reply. I recently upgraded from Mac OS X
10.3 to 10.5, and I have been busy learning about the (sometimes
On 09-Mar-25, at 14:00, Nicolas Martin wrote:
> Are you sure you got all the log trace in the scanimage.log file after
> the scanimage -T command ?
I am sure that Activity Monitor showed scanimage using 0.0 CPU for a
very long time before I restarted my Mac.
I had to restart: nothing else I tried would stop the scanimage
process. kill -9 and sudo killall didn’t work. Quit and Force Quit in
Activity Monitor did not work. Closing the Terminal window didn’t
work. Logging out and back in didn’t work.
> Looks like it suddenly hangs (in libusb), but no error is output.
> Do you get a core dump in /var/log/syslog or in /var/log/messages ?
No. I do not have a /var/log/syslog or a /var/log/messages.
/var/log/system.log does not go back that far and I don’t seem to have
any old system.logs. Mac OS X 10.3 kept old logs around; why 10.5
doesn’t seem to is yet another 10.5 peculiarity for me to investigate,
> If you run the scanimage -T command without sending the output to a
> file, does it hang at the same place ?
That is my recollection, though I am not 100% certain. I will try
again in the near future.
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