[sane-devel] Genesys: raw debug log activated in git & 1.0.21

Julien BLACHE jb at jblache.org
Wed Nov 17 16:57:26 UTC 2010


Commit ea76aef8a23e3500dd43cb577dc617cb7dce2d0a added
in genesys.c; it looks like this was an oversight when committing the

With this activated, genesys leaves a raw.pnm file behind in the current
working directory. It's messy in a production, but more importantly, it
leaves potentially sensitive user data in this file behind the user's

Can you disable it again in git? I haven't done it myself to avoid a
conflict at your next pull/push.

For everyone maintaining SANE in a distro or similar environment, check
your builds and disable the raw debug in genesys if your users are using
this backend.


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