[PLUG] SANE not quite easy

Russell Senior russell at personaltelco.net
Wed Jun 27 00:31:25 PDT 2018


lsusb:
[...]
Bus 003 Device 003: ID 04b8:012c Seiko Epson Corp. GT-X900 [Perfection
V700/V750 Photo]
[...]


On Wed, Jun 27, 2018 at 12:30 AM, Russell Senior <russell at personaltelco.net>
wrote:

> On You-Dumb-Too 16.04:
>
> russell at vanhorn:~$ scanimage -L
> device `epson2:libusb:003:003' is a Epson GT-X900 flatbed scanner
> russell at vanhorn:~$ scanimage -T
> scanimage: scanning image of size 208x292 pixels at 1 bits/pixel
> scanimage: acquiring gray frame, 1 bits/sample
> scanimage: reading one scanline, 26 bytes...    PASS
> scanimage: reading one byte...        PASS
> scanimage: stepped read, 2 bytes...     PASS
> scanimage: stepped read, 4 bytes...     PASS
> scanimage: stepped read, 8 bytes...     PASS
> scanimage: stepped read, 16 bytes...     PASS
> scanimage: stepped read, 32 bytes...     PASS
> scanimage: stepped read, 31 bytes...     PASS
> scanimage: stepped read, 15 bytes...     PASS
> scanimage: stepped read, 7 bytes...     PASS
> scanimage: stepped read, 3 bytes...     PASS
>
>
> On Wed, Jun 27, 2018 at 12:19 AM, Russell Senior <
> russell at personaltelco.net> wrote:
>
>> I have one of those since about 10 years ago, and it works for me.  You
>> might need to add yourself to the right groups.  I don't remember doing
>> anything special.  I usually scan through gimp and xsane.
>>
>> On Tue, Jun 26, 2018 at 6:37 PM, Michael Rasmussen <michael at jamhome.us>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> I've acquired an Epson V500 flatbed scanner. After immediate install of
>>> xsane and the Epson iscan drivers scanning does not work.  I've added
>>> myself to the scanner group and done a bit of unproductive googling.
>>>
>>> The sympton can be summed up:
>>>
>>>   michael at camper:~$ scanimage -L
>>>   device `epson:libusb:001:006' is a Epson  flatbed scanner
>>>   michael at camper:~$ scanimage -T
>>>   scanimage: rounded value of br-x from -32768 to -32768
>>>   scanimage: rounded value of br-y from -32768 to -32768
>>>   scanimage: sane_start: Invalid argument
>>>   michael at camper:~$
>>>
>>> If you have a cluestick on what needs to be done, I'm ready for a whack.
>>>
>>>
>>> --
>>>       Michael Rasmussen, Portland Oregon
>>>     Be Appropriate && Follow Your Curiosity
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>>
>>
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