[sane-devel] imageCLASS MF4570dw tester available for two days

Olaf Meeuwissen olaf.meeuwissen at avasys.jp
Thu Dec 26 23:12:41 UTC 2013

Hi allan,

m. allan noah writes:

> I am the author of the canon_dr backend, and can state with near
> certainty that canon_dr does not support your scanner. A rather
> telling point is this line from your debug log:
> [canon_dr] sane_init: canon_dr backend 1.0.39, from sane-backends 1.0.23

>From what I see on the supported devices info on the website as well as
the source code, the MF4570dw is only listed as untested for the pixma
backend.  It was added in 1.0.24.

Are you suggesting that the latest canon_dr backend sources in git might
support this device?

Slightly confused,
Olaf Meeuwissen, LPIC-2           FLOSS Engineer -- AVASYS CORPORATION
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