[sane-devel] How to avoid shoe-shining when scanning ?

Andre Majorel aym-enas at teaser.fr
Mon Oct 17 16:26:38 UTC 2005

On 2005-10-17 12:02 -0400, Rayudu Addagarla wrote:
> On 10/17/05, Andre Majorel <aym-enas at teaser.fr> wrote:
> >
> > When scanning at high resolutions or bit depths, my scanner shoe
> > shines a lot. I tried setting SANE_SG_BUFFERSIZE to various values
> > between 500 kB and 5 MB but it didn't make any difference. Any
> > ideas ?
> What is shoe shining mean.
> Can you explain a little bit

It means that the scanner scans a few millimeters of the document,
stops, moves backwards, restarts, scans the next few millimeters,
stops, etc.

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