[sane-devel] HP SJ5300C
Mon, 07 Apr 2003 09:49:12 +0200 (CEST)
If you would have included the scanner mfg and model in your first
mails I wouldn't had overread them ...
On: Mon, 07 Apr 2003 15:29:10 +0800,
"Daniel Sim" <email@example.com> wrote:
> Thanks for telling me to use a CVS snapshot (downloaded it on 07 Apri=
> I cannot seem to get it right... can anybody help?
> Hewlett Packard Scanjet 5300C USB
> Slackware 8.1
> Linux 2.4.18
> CVS Snapshot of SANE
Not needed anymore. (deprecated)
> -usb-storage (for my external ZIP drive)
> -scanner (with vendor=3D0x03f0 product=3D0x0701)
Urghs. The scanner.c lack some functionaliry so it will never work
with this one! Please do not load it!
> Do I have to emulate SCSI? If yes, I think I have (hpusbscsi) attempt=
ed to =
> do so. I do not have usb-scsi (I think this version of the kernel doe=
s not =
> have it.) BTW, before I installed the CVS snapshot, I had run make un=
> for the 1.0.10 version.
You do not have to emulate SCSI when using the CVS version.
The hpusbscsi usage is now _deprecated_! Please make sure it is no
longer loaded on your workstation!!!
Instead you must have the usbfs mounted:
mount -t usbfs none /proc/bus/usb -o devmode=3D0666
(The devmode=3D0666 might be a security hole - if you have a sane
distribution simply ommit the -o devmode=3D0666; the hot-plug system
should make sure the device gets the proper permissions ...)
Btw: The backend homepage is:
> sane-find-scanner finds the scanner at /dev/usb/scanner0. scanimage -=
L finds =
> no scanner. When I unload the generic scanner module, sane-find-scann=
er does =
> not detect.
Although you forced the scanner module to use your HP scanner and you
have a /dev/usb/scanner0 this device node will not be functional - due
to missing features in the scanner driver.
If you would only load hpusbscsi then you should get a scsi device
node - but this deprecated, make sure the usbfs is mounted (see above)
and the permissions of those files in /proc/bus/usb allow your user to
reda/wrtite the files.
> So sorry to trouble you ppl, but I am new to Linux. How do I configur=
e my =
> avision.conf or hp.conf? What other modules do I need to modprobe... =
> what other things do I need to do apart from the following:
> tar xfz
> del tar
> make install
> modprobe XXXX;modprobe XXXX;... ;modprobe XXXX;modprobe XXXX;
When you modprobe some stuff which is not supost to work ...
> scanimage -L
> *bang the table on seeing undesired results*
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