[sane-devel] hi, i'm the new debian maintainer for sane-backends

Gernot Hassenpflug aikishugyo at gmail.com
Thu Jan 23 02:36:59 UTC 2014

On Thu, Jan 23, 2014 at 10:26 AM, Mark Buda <hermit at acm.org> wrote:
> Hi, I'm the new Debian maintainer for sane-backends. I thought I should
> introduce myself. I've been meaning to contribute to Debian for a long
> time (17 years?) but every time I found something I was seriously
> interested in, somebody else had done it already. Recently, when I
> bought a Canon MX452, and needed sane-backends 1.0.24 to make it work, I
> figured I'd actually make myself useful since I was packaging it for
> myself anyway.

Hello Mark,

Great to hear you are volunteering for this task, much appreciated.

> Also, I used to work on scanner drivers in real life. It was a very long
> time ago (early 90s), and they were mostly high-end SCSI scanners (e.g.,
> 120+ double-sided pages/minute).
> So, um, hi.
> --
> Mark Buda <hermit at acm.org>

Gernot Hassenpflug
(some time contributor and tester for Canon scanners under SANE)

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