[sane-devel] scanbd on Raspbian: scanner only sporadically detected

Wilhelm wilhelm.wm.meier at googlemail.com
Sun Apr 9 15:42:31 UTC 2017

Am 09.04.2017 um 17:15 schrieb Manuel Reiter:
> Thanks, that actually brought me on the right track: I had changed SANE_CONFIG_DIR in /etc/init.d/scanbd (which still ships with the Debian/Raspbian package) but not in /lib/systemd/system/scanbd.service. Why it ever worked at all with the wrong/no SANE_CONFIG_DIR is beyond me.
> Problem existed before the screen and is solved now, thanks again for your help!

No problem!

I admit that the understanding and configuration of scanbd isn't as
simple as it could be.

Have fun!

> Am 09.04.2017 um 13:22 schrieb Wilhelm Meier:
>> Please check the SANE_CONFIG_DIR env-variable for your foreground runs.

More information about the sane-devel mailing list