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

Diogo Pinheiro dfcpinheiro at gmail.com
Fri Oct 31 15:56:53 UTC 2014

Simon Matter <simon.matter <at> invoca.ch> writes:

> Hi,
> 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
> fi-6130.
> Regards,
> Simon


Can you complete a scan succefully? I'm trying to scan one document with my
Fujitsu fi-7160 and it always give me problems due to I/O and EOF.

Thank you.

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