[sane-devel] Canon Pixma MG5700 series

Louis Lagendijk louis at fazant.net
Sat Dec 5 11:55:31 UTC 2015

On Mon, 2015-11-30 at 22:50 -0700, Andrew Reginato wrote:
> No scanners were identified. If you were expecting something
> different,
> check that the scanner is plugged in, turned on and detected by the
> sane-find-scanner tool (if appropriate). Please read the
> documentation
> which came with this software (README, FAQ, manpages).
> Okay, so it sort of was what I was expecting (as in I wasn't
> expecting it to work), yet it also wasn't what I was expecting (that
> the pixma driver actually did pick up on the scanner and recognized
> it).  I'm not a programmer, but is there anything I can help with or
> contribute?
The result above is expected: the bjnp part of the backend can talk to
the scanner but the backend proper does not know the Canon MG5700
series scanner yet in your sane-version. The latest released version of
sane (1.025) should support it

Kind regards, Louis

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