[sane-devel] problem with plustek 9630p
gerhard at gjaeger.de
Mon Jan 9 07:22:05 UTC 2012
On Friday 06 January 2012 22:33:25 gel8440 wrote:
> i get;
> ]# scanimage --list-devices
> device `plustek_pp:parport0' is a Plustek 9630P parallel port flatbed scanner
> fails as user;
> ]# sane-find-scanner -p
> as user, i can not start 'xsane', i get error message that device is not found.
> as root, i can start 'xsane'. when i try a scan, i get error;
> error during read: error during device i/o.
so it seems you have two problems:
- wrong access permissions for parallel port
- some timing issues when scanning
For the first problem, there should be countless suggestions around.
Maybe tweaking the right udev rule will do the trick. Or simply
assigning you user to group "lp"...
The second problem could be more tricky:
and show us the output.
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