Re[2]: HP Scanjet 4p and NetBSD/Sparc

Eric Ludlam (
Wed, 28 Jan 1998 08:15:23 -0500 (EST)

>>> David Mosberger-Tang <> seems to think that:
>>>>>> On Tue, 27 Jan 1998 13:55:36 +0000 (GMT), Julian Coleman <> said:
[ ... ]
> Julian> PS. Where can I get documentation on the scanner SCSI
> Julian> command set? I tried searching HP's web pages, but didn't
> Julian> find anything.
>The information is not "public" but you can send mail to
> and ask how to get the necessary docs.
[ ... ]

"Geoffrey T. Dairiki" <> made an expanded HP
backend with much more of the SCL backend implemented for various HP
scanners. I had been hoping to expand on his work, and even got the
documentation from HP, but my other GNU projects started taking up
what little spare time I have.

In his last post to this newsgroup, the patch is at:

and is for sane-0.68

The patch works well, but his changes need to be merged into the HP
backend proper. If the links above don't work, I still have the


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