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

m. allan noah kitno455 at gmail.com
Thu Dec 26 23:52:09 UTC 2013

On Thu, Dec 26, 2013 at 6:12 PM, Olaf Meeuwissen
<olaf.meeuwissen at avasys.jp> wrote:
> 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?

No, canon_dr does not support this scanner, and he is not using the
version of sane-backends he thinks he is.

"The truth is an offense, but not a sin"

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