[sane-devel] AGFA Spanscan E50 USB
Wed, 16 Oct 2002 21:13:54 +0200
> >>Why do I have to provide the vendor and product to modprobe, I don't =
> >> my webcam?
> >Your webcam isn't handled by the scanner module. In a later kernel ver=
> > you hopefully won't have to supply the IDs. Until the IDs of newer
> > scanners are added to the kernel, you have to supply them manually.
> Great explanation.
> Where in the kernel are the IDs?
In scanner.h (for 2.4 that's in drivers/usb). Before recompiling the kern=
you may consider adding the ids to /etc/modules.conf instead (add a line=20
"options scanner vendor=3Dxxx product=3Dyyy").