[sane-devel] UPDATE about: help to understand which of THESE scanner/printers is supported

M. Fioretti mfioretti at nexaima.net
Tue Oct 18 16:59:35 BST 2022

On Tue, Oct 18, 2022 07:09:59 AM +0200, Marco Fioretti wrote:

> This said, I have discovered that there are also packages by Canon itself:
> https://www.canon-europe.com/support/consumer_products/products/scanners/lide_series/canoscan-lide-400.html?type=drivers&language=en&os=linux%20(64-bit)
> but since they are declared for Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, the PPAs you mention
> should be much better for 22.04, right? I mean, these:
> https://launchpad.net/~sane-project/+archive/ubuntu/sane-release

I've just been told on the Ubuntu mailing list that:

> Using that PPA will be fruitless. There are no packages to install
> for Jammy > because of build failures:
> https://launchpad.net/~sane-project/+archive/ubuntu/sane-release/+packages?field.name_filter=&field.status_filter=published&field.series_filter=jammy

so what? Will the SANE package in the default repositories for Ubuntu
22.04 be enough?


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