[sane-devel] Configure the scanner of Canon i-SENSYS MF4380dn via network
louis at fazant.net
Sat Dec 9 13:37:01 UTC 2017
On Sat, 2017-12-09 at 13:59 +0100, Stefan Greim wrote:
> i switched some weeks ago from Windows to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and I
> some trouble using my scanner of Canon i-SENSYS MF4380dn via network.
> I installed the printer driver from this site:
> The printer is working as expected.
> After that I added this the Sane Repository as described here:
> I added to the file /etc/sane.d/pixma.conf: "bjnp://192.168.2.199"
> (which is the ip of the canon device) and tried to find the scanner
> "sane-find-scanner" and "scanimage -L", but that did not work.
> The results are:
> ~$ sane-find-scanner
> # sane-find-scanner will now attempt to detect your scanner. If
> # result is different from what you expected, first make sure your
> # scanner is powered up and properly connected to your computer.
> # No SCSI scanners found. If you expected something different,
> sure that
> # you have loaded a kernel SCSI driver for your SCSI adapter.
> # No USB scanners found. If you expected something different,
> sure that
> # you have loaded a kernel driver for your USB host controller
> have setup
> # the USB system correctly. See man sane-usb for details.
> # Not checking for parallel port scanners.
> # Most Scanners connected to the parallel port or other
> proprietary ports
> # can't be detected by this program.
> # You may want to run this program as root to find all devices.
> Once you
> # found the scanner devices, be sure to adjust access permissions
> # necessary.
> ~$ sudo scanimage -L
> No scanners were identified. If you were expecting something
> check that the scanner is plugged in, turned on and detected by the
> sane-find-scanner tool (if appropriate). Please read the
> which came with this software (README, FAQ, manpages).
Looking at the code I get the impressio that you scanner is not yet
supported. adding support may be easy (looking at the web I get the
impression that the MF4380 should be similar to the MF4360 that is
supported. But nobody has done the work.
best regards, Louis
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