[sane-devel] image lines is -1 according to sane_get_parameters

m. allan noah kitno455 at gmail.com
Tue Oct 23 00:22:35 UTC 2012

On Mon, Oct 22, 2012 at 7:55 PM, dabicho <tsukebumi at gmail.com> wrote:
> El 22/10/2012 18:44, "m. allan noah" <kitno455 at gmail.com> escribió:
>> That is the backend's indication that it does not know the length of
>> the paper. The backend should have some option where you set the
>> height of the image you want it to scan. If you do not tell it, it
>> tells you that it does not know. I imagine you use an Avision scanner?
>> allan
> Yes. It is avision.
> Funny thing is it used to work with previous release (21). I set a high br-y
> value. 22000000. Could that be the problem? How can I calculate it for the
> whole area?
> Thank you.

We have another report to this effect for the Avision backend. The -1
value is valid, but a little unusual if you have specifically
requested a valid br-y. If so, I would expect the backend either
truncate or pad the image as required. Is 22000000 really valid?

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