[sane-devel] Can sensors be set to a value?

Simon Matter simon.matter at invoca.ch
Fri Feb 28 11:35:29 UTC 2014


I'm using sane-backends-1.0.24 to access a new Fujitsu fi-7160.

The manpage shows this in the Sensor section:

    --function <int> [0] [hardware]
        Function character on screen

My question is, is there a way to set a sensor value by software, not
using the buttons on the device?

The main question is because Fujitsu has changed the default function to 0
in the newest device series while it was 1 in older devices like the


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