[sane-devel] scanner not found
yurchor at ukr.net
Mon Mar 25 14:42:19 UTC 2013
написане Mon, 25 Mar 2013 16:28:54 +0200, Albrecht Mehl
<mehl at freunde.tu-darmstadt.de>:
> I want to use the scanner
> epson perfection v 330 photo
> within opensuse linux 12.2. But when xsane 0.998 is opened while the
> scanner is on the message 'No device found' appears.
> According to yast2 the following has been installed
> - hplip-sane
> - ksaneplugin
> - libksane0
> - sane-backends
> - sane-backends-32bit
> - sane-backends-autoconfig
> - xsane
> In yast2, hardware, scanner, configuration the scanner is listed as not
> configured. Modify opens a long driver's list. For my scanner - see
> above - there is but one driver, but one is cautioned not to use it.
> Epson itself does not support linux.
> Help to get the device running would be appreciated.
> A. Mehl
I have exactly the same scanner. It works perfectly in Mageia with
You should install the packages that can be downloaded from this page:
Just enter "v330 photo" into search field and choose "Linux".
Hope this helps.
P.S. Epson supports Linux.
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