[sane-devel] scanimage problem

stef stef.dev at free.fr
Mon Oct 24 04:23:16 UTC 2011

Le dimanche 23 octobre 2011 21:06:34 Bertie Coopersmith, vous avez écrit :
> Having struggled vainly to get the recent release of the HP2400 SANE
> driver operating on my Ubuntu 10.04LTS system to produce a colour image
> I went back today to my Slackware 10.2 machine (2.4 Kernel) and
> installed the Elcot driver on that.
> With the Elcot (dll) software installed on Slackware I just give the
> command 'scanimage > scan.pnp'
> -- No arguments for device name or color mode or image format type -- and a
> good colour image is produced.
> Unfortunately, since the SANE upgrade on my Ubuntu machine I cannot
> successfully revert to the Elcot driver. the 'scanimage -L' command
> outputs a message about a missing symbol: 'sanei-usb-init'.  Its evidently
> not fully compatible with other shared libraries on Ubuntu.
> Reverting to the the new SANE (Genesys) driver on Ubuntu, 'scanimage -L'
> results in a Segmentation Fault.
> I still have the problem, even on the Slackware system, that the scanner
> sometimes fails to be recognized by 'lsusb'. Its fixed by re-powering the
> scanner. This may be a problem with my scanner.
>  I don't normally use my 12-year-old Slackware machine so, if I can't get
> the Genesys driver to work on my Ubuntu laptop I may need to get another
> scanner.
> Preferably a flatbed . Will HP Scanjet g4010 work in SANE?
> Regards,
> Bertie Coopersmith


	the G4050 is working with resolution up to 2400 dpi. Since the G4010 is 
the same, it should also work (this was the case when only resolution up to 
600 was supported). You'll have to compile the very latest sources, since I 
have committed this only a few days ago.


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