[sane-devel] Writing a new backend

m. allan noah kitno455 at gmail.com
Sat Jul 21 22:32:44 UTC 2012

We cannot ship it with sane if it uses Python, but I suppose you could
write a C wrapper around it, which implements the sane API, and
publish it yourself. Or, perhaps if you make the code available,
someone else will port it to C.


On Sat, Jul 21, 2012 at 6:06 PM, paalzza <paalzza at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all
> i created a standalone program to scan using Ricoh SP1000s MFU device which
> is not currently supported by sane.
> the program is in python. it supports all of the capabilities of a scanner
> and is stable.
> what is the best way for me to make it available for sane?
> i would like to use existing python code for that and not rewrite everything
> into C.
> thanks
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