[sane-devel] Trouble with HP Officejet j4680

Simon Matter simon.matter at invoca.ch
Mon Sep 6 06:20:37 UTC 2010

> I'm using Arch Linux with the HP Officejet j4680 multifunction
> printer. sane-find-scanner returns "found USB scanner (vendor=0x03f0
> [HP], product=0x2c12 [Officejet J4680 series]) at libusb:001:003" as
> it should, but scanimage -L produces only the line "device
> `v4l:/dev/video0' is a Noname USB 2.0 Camera virtual device",
> indicating my webcam. How can I remedy this problem?
> Alex Hudson

Just a wild guess, if your scanner is supported by the hplip stuff then
you need to install it. scanimage -L may find the scanner but sane alone
without the hplip stuff can not make use of the scanner.


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