[sane-devel] Network connected scanner, i/o error if scanner is idle for longer then 40sec

Paul Newall p.newalls at ntlworld.com
Sun Dec 28 23:50:03 UTC 2014

This was using xsane.
If I close xsane and reopen it I can scan again.

On 28/12/14 20:40, m. allan noah wrote:
> Are you using a long-running front-end like xsane, or multiple
> invocations of something like scanimage?
> allan
> On Sun, Dec 28, 2014 at 3:24 PM, Paul Newall <p.newalls at ntlworld.com> wrote:
>> I found, using the kodakaio backend, that leaving the scanner idle between
>> scans for more than around 40sec gives an i/o error when I try to scan
>> again.
>> I can scan any number of times with gaps of less than 30 sec between scans
>> without getting this error.
>> Has anyone ever had a similar experience with any other backend?
>> Does anyone have an idea what might be the cause?
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