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Re: [vox-tech] SANE scanning - w. Microtek Scanmaker X6USB
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Re: [vox-tech] SANE scanning - w. Microtek Scanmaker X6USB

hi richard,

hi richard,

a good place to start is google groups:


enter "Microtek X6 linux scanner" in the box that says "with all of the
words".  there were quite a few threads about this scanner (didn't read
em though).

see if that helps any.


begin Richard Burkhart <richard@khanfusion.net> 
> < newbie >
> Has anyone managed to get a USB scanner to work right using the SANE
> interface?
> I'm running Debian Woody, have a working Microtek X6, have USB and SCSI
> compiled into my kernel (thanks installfest'ers) ... have pulled down the
> recent SANE .debs (w) associated files ... have confirmed that there are
> SCANNER, USB, and SCSI entries in my /dev/ directory ...
> ... I've tried various modprobe statements as suggested in the sane docs
> (modprobe scanner, etc.) ... and the scanner DOES work, when I drop over to
> the windows drive.
> ... but still, xsane says "No device available" when I try to run it & pull
> a scan.
> Where to start?  How do I keep from pulling hair out? -- As it is, I don't
> have much to start with ...
> thanks!
> < / newbie >
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