[sane-devel] Can't use scanner on Mac High Sierra (10.13)

Olaf Meeuwissen paddy-hack at member.fsf.org
Thu Nov 9 12:51:59 UTC 2017

Hi Tom,

Tom Myers writes:

> I have been able to build the SANE-Backends-1.0.27 But running it
> gives a problem on USB scanners. It works fine with network scanner
> ――――――― Building ---------------
> ./configure BACKENDS="epson2" PRELOADABLE_BACKENDS="epson2" --with-usb
> make
> make install
> Note it would be great if the epson2.desc file be updated for the new 12000XL
> :model      "Expression 12000XL"
> :interface  "USB"
> :usbid      "0x04b8" "0x015b"
> :status     :good
> :comment    "overseas version of the DS-G20000"

I'd gladly do so but ... seeing that you have trouble using it via USB
on your Mac, what makes you confidently say that this should be added to
the epson2.desc file?

Hope this helps,
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