[sane-devel] How to limit the scanner discovery to only network/WiFi scanners?

m. allan noah kitno455 at gmail.com
Thu May 10 23:53:39 BST 2018

Modify /etc/sane.d/dll.conf, and comment out all the backends you don't need.


On Thu, May 10, 2018 at 1:13 PM, Yuri <yuri at rawbw.com> wrote:
> I use scanimage from the sane-backends-1.0.27_1 package on FreeBSD.
> Commands like `scanimage -L` or `scanimage --resolution 600` run a discovery
> procedure trying to find all possible scanners. Unfortunately, this leads to
> system crashes because, I guess, they open some device in a wrong way, or
> something like this.
> My scanner is on the network, it works over WiFi. How can I limit the
> scanner discovery procedure to network/WiFi scanners only?
> Thanks,
> Yuri
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