[sane-devel] Announce: Driver for Pacific Image Electronics and Reflecta USB scanners

Stef stef.dev at free.fr
Thu Aug 13 19:59:38 UTC 2015

On 11/08/2015 01:00, Olaf Meeuwissen wrote:
> Klaus Kaempf writes:
>> Hi Stef,
>> * Stef <stef.dev at free.fr> [Aug 07. 2015 09:13]:
>>>      I have starting to review the backend's code.
>> thanks a lot !
>> [...]
>>>      Second, mmap is used. Are we sure it is available on all the
>>> platforms where SANE is compiled ?
>> Uhm, I have no idea, sorry.
> Add a check for mmap availability to configure.ac and disable the
> backend if mmap cannot be found.
> Hope this helps,
     After some (little) research, I came to the conclusion that among 
the platforms where SANE is compiled, only beos and os/2 are lacking 
mmap(). On these platforms, configuring with BACKEND=" ....." without 
the pieusb backend should be enough to take care of the problem.


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