[sane-devel] problem with canoscan 5600F
stef.dev at free.fr
Tue Aug 10 05:21:42 UTC 2010
Le mardi 10 août 2010 02:48:02 Catalin David, vous avez écrit :
> Hello, everybody!
> On Fri, Jul 23, 2010 at 3:25 PM, m. allan noah <kitno455 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > This scanner is not currently supported by sane. However, in March
> > there was a discussion about this scanner, which implied that it uses
> > a Genesys Logic GL847 chipset. Stef has recently added support for
> > this chipset to the sane-genesys backend. So, it may be possible to
> > make the modifications required to support this machine, if you use a
> > current git snapshot of sane-backends. Perhaps you and Catalin David
> > can work together, with some advice from stef?
> Sorry, I was on a vacation for 2 weeks, then I had to catch up for
> another 2 weeks and now i am back on track.
> I would love to see progress on this one, but I am not so sure how
> much free time I have until the end of the month (due project).
> Still, I should be able to do testing, when / if needed.
I have added this model in the genesys backend by duplicating LiDE 200 in
SANE's source code. What is needed is to compile and test it.
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