[sane-devel] problem with canoscan 5600F
m. allan noah
kitno455 at gmail.com
Wed Sep 15 11:24:17 UTC 2010
Are you doing this as root?
On Wed, Sep 15, 2010 at 7:14 AM, Catalin David
<c.david at jacobs-university.de> wrote:
> Hello, everybody!
> It's been some rough times, but I am now back, so reopening this thread.
> I have taken the last git repositories, compiled sane-backends and
> tried the scanner. Using sane-find-scanner, the scanner popped up, but
> nothing else worked. I tried xscanimage, I tried the xsane in the
> Ubuntu repositories (it should use the sane-backends I have compiled,
> right?), but it won't find the scanner.
> Please let me know what I need to do to get a scan.
> On Tue, Aug 10, 2010 at 7:21 AM, stef <stef.dev at free.fr> wrote:
>> 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.
>> sane-devel mailing list: sane-devel at lists.alioth.debian.org
>> Unsubscribe: Send mail with subject "unsubscribe your_password"
>> to sane-devel-request at lists.alioth.debian.org
> Catalin David
> M.Sc. Smart Systems 2012
> B.Sc. Computer Science 2010
> Jacobs University Bremen
> Phone: +49-(0)1577-49-38-667
> Hans-Hermann-Sieling-Strasse 2A
> Bremen, 28759
> sane-devel mailing list: sane-devel at lists.alioth.debian.org
> Unsubscribe: Send mail with subject "unsubscribe your_password"
> to sane-devel-request at lists.alioth.debian.org
"The truth is an offense, but not a sin"
More information about the sane-devel