[sane-devel] Canon TS8000 series PIXMA
rolf at bensch-online.de
Mon Aug 26 20:38:08 BST 2019
Please create 2 logfiles from a terminal, one with failed start and
another with your workaround:
$ SANE_DEBUG_PIXMA=11 xsane &> xsane.log
Many thanks for your help.
Am 29.07.19 um 23:32 schrieb Martin Gubser:
> Hi Rolf
> On Linux Mint 19 Cinnamon, Version 3.8.9 my TS8050 does not initialize properly.
> When I start XSANE from within Gimp the error message "device busy" is displayed.
> Starting XSANE from the menu results in the error message "Fehler beim Öffnen des Gerätes "pixma:04A91800_12F863": Ungültiges Argument.
> I have found the following work-around:
> - switch off the TS8050
> - perform "scanimage -T" in a command window. Result: "no Sane devices found"
> - switch on the TS8050
> - perform "scanimage -T" again. Sometimes the steps from "switch off the TS8050" to here have to be repeated.
> - Start XSANE again from the menu.
> - Now I can also start XSANE from within Gimp.
> I have quite a fast computer and a race condition or other timing problem could well be the cause.
> Best regards,
> Am 29.07.19 um 22:37 schrieb Rolf Bensch:
>> Hi Timothy,
>> Many thanks for your report. I just updated the doc files.
>> One last question: Have you also tried scanner access via WiFi? I
>> suppose it's not working like other PIXMA TS scanners.
>> Am 22.07.19 um 21:32 schrieb Timothy D. Upton:
>>> Hi Rolf,
>>> I just got a chance to thoroughly test the operation of my Canon TS8220
>>> printer/scanner running under SANE. I tried scanning using all possible
>>> resolutions and options, everything appears to work perfectly.
>>> Thanks for supporting the Linux community,
>>> On Sun, Jun 2, 2019 at 5:18 AM Rolf Bensch <rolf at bensch-online.de
>>> <mailto:rolf at bensch-online.de>> wrote:
>>> I would follow the install instructions from INSTALL.linux which comes
>>> with the sources or from here: http://www.sane-project.org/docs.html
>>> @Tim: Is high resolution scan (1200 dpi) and are all other options
>>> working? I would like to update scanners status page here:
>>> Many thanks for your help.
>>> Am 29.05.19 um 04:30 schrieb Timothy D. Upton:
>>> > Hi all,
>>> > I have a Canon TS8220 printer/scanner. It seems to work perfectly
>>> > (with e.g., Simple Scan) using the latest development release of
>>> > SANE. The stable release did NOT work.
>>> > I followed the install instructions described here:
>>> > Or simply:
>>> > sudo add-apt-repository ppa:rolfbensch/sane-git
>>> > sudo apt-get update
>>> > sudo apt-get upgrade
>>> > Thanks for all your efforts!
>>> > Tim Upton.
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