[sane-devel] Second draft of Scanner HOWTO for TLDP
Wed, 25 Jun 2003 17:19:19 +0200
Howard Shane wrote:
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5.1: The howto-page is not mine; it has been made by Steve Sheriff.
After he took it down, I got quite a few questions about the disapaered
link, so I asked Steve if I could host a copy. And it's his model, not
6: You put the scanimage command as:
$ scanimage -d /dev/scanner0 --format pnm > outfile.pnm
I remember some discussions about the -d argument. I think it should be
-d backend:device, f.e.
$ scanimage -d umax:/dev/sg6 --format pnm > outfile.pnm
8: Maybe we should think about a more general way of toubleshooting.
Some maufacturers (f.e. of copiers) use a flowchart-like algoritm to
find the actions. It would be nice if we could make somethong like that.