[sane-devel] Description file, Epson, and wildcards

Alessandro Zummo azummo-lists at towertech.it
Thu Mar 4 00:46:30 UTC 2010

On Thu, 04 Mar 2010 08:29:13 +0900
Alesh Slovak <alesh.slovak at avasys.jp> wrote:

> There is one hitch I can think of with this. We use a non-free component to 
> support the network protocol as well. Most, if not all of these scanners are 
> fully supported by epson2, including network scanning, as far as I know. So 
> depending on what exactly you are searching for you might be inadvertently 
> dropping these scanners as well.

 the script has a built-in patch function to handle particular
 entries but I'll have to check for any race.

 maybe we can agree on an field in the .desc, like

 protocols: escp2, escp2-net, proprietary

 I'll publish the script tomorrow.


 Best regards,

 Alessandro Zummo,
  Tower Technologies - Torino, Italy


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