[sane-devel] Fwd: Getting back involved; &, errors errors errors

Thierry HUCAHRD thierry at ordissimo.com
Sun Jun 21 20:39:43 BST 2020

Le 2020-06-21 18:48, Mike Starr a écrit :
> Hi there! Ubuntu Bionic (18.04) Kernel 5.3.0, Canon PIXMA MX870
> connected over WiFi (Comcast XFinity router, not sure if that part
> matters), scanning initiates, there are some sounds from the scanner,
> but then I get an I/O error. After that, scanner continues to indicate
> it is scanning but the light source does not move across the platen
> bed; obviously nothing is scanning, there are no sounds, nothing.
> Here's a snap of my situation:
> [snap removed due to file size constraints, but as described from 
> description]
Hi Mike,

Your device is dated 2016, the PIXMA driver should work, I invite you to 
update your sane installation and retes
# sudo add-apt-repository ppa:rolfbensch/sane-git
# sudo apt-get update
# apt install libsane libsane-common sane-utils

> Not sure where to go from here. Willing to help with debug efforts if
> anyone would be so kind as to instruct me as to which direction to go.
> Otherwise, just wanted to report it to keep the developers informed.
> Many thanks!
> Mike

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