[sane-devel] Resolved: "Failed to start scanner: Invalid argument"
m. allan noah
kitno455 at gmail.com
Thu Jun 10 10:06:04 UTC 2010
Glad I could help. Unfortunately, the epson2 backend is supposed to be
a replacement for epson, so I'd like to get to the bottom of this, if
you have the time? Should not be very complicated to get a log of
where epson2 goes wrong...
On Wed, Jun 9, 2010 at 10:27 PM, Richard C. Steffens <rsteff at comcast.net> wrote:
> m. allan noah wrote:
>> It is possible that there is a problem with the sane backend used to
>> talk to the scanner. What is the output of the command
>> sane-find-scanner, run as root?
> found SCSI scanner "EPSON Perfection600 V2.4" at /dev/sg2
>> If it shows a line containing epson2, you could try editing
>> /etc/sane.d/dll.conf, and '#' the epson2 line, and remove any '#' in
>> front of the epson line, and try scanning again.
> Even though the above output does not contain epson2 I followed up on your
> idea and did switch dll.conf so that epson is uncommented and epson2 is
> commented. That solved my problem.
> Thank you very much!
> Dick Steffens
"The truth is an offense, but not a sin"
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