[sane-devel] Bug Report - Epson AL-CX21

Roberto A. Foglietta roberto.foglietta at gmail.com
Mon Jan 31 15:11:02 UTC 2011

Hi to all,

 Epson AL-CX21 controlled by network works pretty well in ubuntu 8.04
LTS but not in 10.04 or 9.10 (libraries changes)

roberto at zorro:~$ scanimage -L
device `epson2:net:' is a Epson AL-CX21 flatbed scanner

roberto at zorro:~$ sudo scanimage -d epson2 > pippo
[the scanner lamp move]
scanimage: sane_read: Error during device I/O

root at zorro:~# wget
root at zorro:~# dpkg -i ./Scaricati/libsane_1.0.19-23ubuntu7_i386.deb^C
root at zorro:~# scanimage -d epson2 > pippo
root at zorro:~# file pippo
pippo: Netpbm PBM "rawbits" image data

== ubuntu 10.04 ==

root at zorro:~# cat /etc/issue
Ubuntu 10.04.2 LTS \n \l
root at zorro:~# dpkg -l | grep sane
ii  libsane                              1.0.20-13ubuntu2
                  API library for scanners
ii  sane-utils                           1.0.20-13ubuntu2
                  API library for scanners -- utilities

== ubuntu 8.04 ==

roberto at napoleone:~$ cat /etc/issue
Ubuntu 8.04.4 LTS \n \l
roberto at napoleone:/var/www/scanfax$ dpkg -l | grep scan
ii  libsane                               1.0.19-23ubuntu7
         API library for scanners
ii  mawk                                  1.3.3-11ubuntu2
         a pattern scanning and text processing langu
ii  sane-utils                            1.0.19-1ubuntu3
         API library for scanners -- utilities

Best regards,

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