[sane-devel] sane + ubuntu 14.04 + Epson perfection 3170
olaf.meeuwissen at avasys.jp
Sun Nov 16 23:09:40 UTC 2014
The Perfection 3170 needs a non-free plugin. You can get it via
Pierre LINDENBAUM writes:
> $ grep epson /usr/local/etc/sane.d/dll.conf
The epson backend does not support non-free plugins. The epson2 backend
might but I am not sure where it looks for them.
> Running 'sudo iscan' raised the error dialog "could not send command to scanner' just after the trace:
The iscan frontend only works with the epkowa and net backends.
> any idea ?
Did you install the non-free plugin that is needed for the Perfection
3170? Is it found by the backend?
Hope this helps,
Olaf Meeuwissen, LPIC-2 FLOSS Engineer -- AVASYS CORPORATION
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