[sane-devel] scanners and wine

YP yellow.penguin at edpnet.be
Sat Oct 10 17:34:06 UTC 2009


I will advise my friend with his LiDE100 to scan currently under XP:
- he's Canon driver CD doesn't finish running the msetup4.exe
- so it have no sense finding/installing any ocr or so for windows (and for
wine) because it won't work anyway.

Thanx anyway for the responses !


On Sat, Oct 10, 2009 at 06:20:37PM +0100, robert w hall wrote:
> usbscan and successor windows-driver modules are kernel mode so can't be
> run under wine.
> Bob
> In message <20091010100904.GA3658 at jupiter>, Y P
> <yellow.penguin at edpnet.be> writes
> >Hi,
> >
> >I'm asking myself if one of the possible solution for my friend using his
> >LiDE100 won't be to run such a software like OmniPage or so under Wine ?
> >Does someone here can tell which software runs correctly under Wine ?
> >(the person have no longer copies of the official Window$ CD, so wine may be
> >the solution if he no longer wants to run his XP, that XP is hanging lots of
> >times in a day...)
> >
> >Y)ellow P)enguin
> >
> >
> >
> >
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