[sane-devel] genesys bakend update
stef.dev at free.fr
Fri Nov 6 20:47:23 UTC 2009
thanks to an hardware donation of Jack McGill, Pierre Willenbrock and me have
been able to develop and test calibration for gl646/gl84 based sheet fed
scanners supported by the genesys backend.
These scanners have now a 'calibrate' button option that starts the process
of calibrating by using the vendor provided calibration sheet. The calibration
data is stored in a file, so calibration can only be done once. There is also
another option 'need calibration' which is set when the scanner needs to be
By using these 2 options an frontend can drive the calibration process. But
I suppose this could be improved when the SANE API will evolve.
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