[sane-devel] iX500 multiple pages

m. allan noah kitno455 at gmail.com
Sat May 18 12:29:23 UTC 2013

You need to add the -b option to scanimage to get more than one image.
this will produce images in your current directory instead of using

Really, the scanner should only pull in the first sheet in this case.
It is possible there is some additional command we could send to the
scanner to make it behave.


On Fri, May 17, 2013 at 10:38 PM, dfriberg23 <dfriberg23 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I got my iX500 to work with the latest git snapshot of sane-backend.
> However, when I load 3 papers into the scanner, and run this:
> SANE_DEBUG_FUJITSU=15 scanimage -d fujitsu --format=tiff --resolution=300 >
> foo.tif 2> log.txt
> The first 2 pages get sucked through, and about a fourth of the third page,
> but only the first page is written to foo.tif.  Is there a way to control
> the number of pages it brings through, or do we not know how to do that yet?
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