[sane-devel] [New backend] Web Services for Devices - wsd-scan
kkaempf at suse.de
Tue Jan 7 12:42:36 GMT 2020
* Alexander Pevzner <pzz at apevzner.com> [Jan 06. 2020 14:55]:
> Hi, Klaus,
> On 1/6/20 10:06 AM, Klaus Kämpf wrote:
> > based on previous discussions and out of personal need, I
> > started to develop a new backend, implementing the Web Services for
> > Devices standard.
> Thank you very much!
You're welcome, thanks for the feedback !
> I want to say one thing. Using libcurl in a project like this is very
> dangerous. libcurl in general is thrad-safe, but its global initialization
> is not.
Argh. Well, the good side of this is that the actual CURL interface is
rather contained in  and should be fairly easy to replace.
For the time being, let me focus on getting the driver to a (more
broadly) usable state. Hopefully, we can find agreement on sane-devel
on which http-backend to use for other network-based scanner drivers.
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