[sane-devel] HP G2410: basic functions working, 150 and 600 DPI need fix

stef stef.dev at free.fr
Wed Feb 20 05:45:30 UTC 2013

Le 19/02/2013 23:16, Subhasis Banerjee a écrit :
> OS: Ubuntu 12.04 64bit server
> Installed packages: sane sane-utils xsane xsane-common hplip hplip-gui
> Xsane starts in flawed 50 DPI mode. Only 100 & 300 work properly;
> tested in both 8 and 16 bit depth. 50 DPI scans only a very small
> portion of the file, 150 & 600 produce images with aspect ratio
> distortion, 1200 freezes things. 16 bit massively increases color
> intensity and contrast, Scanning speed is comparable to that of
> Windows.
> I got an error about ICM file, so I have to untick "Enable Color
> Management" option.
> All the functionalities I use on day-to-day basis are working
> flawlessly, only I can't scan high res photos without 600 DPI mode.
> 1200 DPI never works even in Windows, so forget that.
> Personally speaking, xsane is far superior than the official Windows
> software for this scanner. Thanks xsane devs.


     thanks for this success report. Are you using SANE 1.0.22 (you can 
check with package manager, or with the 'scanimage -V' command) ? The 
1.0.23 release brought improvement to HP2400/G2410 support. I'd be glad 
if you could test this version.


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