[sane-devel] Support for LiDE 700F in genesys backend

stef stef.dev at free.fr
Thu Jun 7 04:16:07 UTC 2012

Le 06/06/2012 22:38, Sebastian Reinhardt a écrit :
> Am 28.05.2012 08:37, schrieb stef:
>>     Hello,
>>     thanks to an hardware donation from Brian Paavo, I have been able 
>> to add support for the Canonscan LiDE 700F to the genesys backend. It 
>> works from 75 do 2400 dpi. 4800 dpi will be added later. I also plan 
>> to improve the 'move to target' speed a high resolution for all gl847 
>> based scanners.
>>      In case of bug, run your frontend with the following environment 
>> variable set and redirect standard error output to a file so that I 
>> have clue of what maybe going wrong:
>> export SANE_DEBUG_GENESYS=255
>> export SANE_DEBUG_GENESYS_GL847=255
>> For instance with xsane, you'd run:
>> xsane 2>debug.log
>> or with skanlite:
>> skanlite 2>debug.log
>> Regards,
>>     Stef
> Hi Stef,
> Is the 700F now supported? There can I find the software?


     yes, it is supported in latest SANE's source code. So you have to 
compile and install it, or wit for someone to package the SANE 
development version for your linux distribution.


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