[sane-devel] Rising project : Support of Konica-Minolta Magicolor 2480MF

Reinhold Kainhofer reinhold at kainhofer.com
Fri Aug 6 14:25:40 UTC 2010

Am Freitag, 6. August 2010, 14:40:00 schrieb m. allan noah:
> >> Well, you can find a tutorial in the sane-project Web pages which seems
> >> to make things pretty straightforward...
> > 
> > Actually, now. The backend-writing.txt file mainly talks about the
> > directory structure and the coding style. The important backend.c file
> > is only documented as "usually contains the SANE API code", but without
> > any further mention what exactly needs to be coded and what the API is
> > exactly, and how USB/network connections are to be detected/handled.
> Apparently you missed the SANE Standard (API) documents:

Yes, I really missed them.
I looked at "Contributing -> Writing a Backend (Driver)", which only referred 
to backend-writing.txt, but not to the SANE API...


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