[sane-devel] iX500 multiple pages

m. allan noah kitno455 at gmail.com
Tue May 21 13:26:30 UTC 2013

I just now got a chance to try this with my iX500- and yes, if you
have multiple pages in the scanner and ask for only one, the machine
will keep scanning. I will look for a fix.


On Sat, May 18, 2013 at 8:29 AM, m. allan noah <kitno455 at gmail.com> wrote:
> 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
> stdout.
> 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.
> allan
> 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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