Re: can't start xscanimage

Hugo van der Kooij (
Tue, 24 Mar 1998 22:32:27 +0100 (MET)

On Tue, 24 Mar 1998, Jeremy Probber wrote:

> I recently purchased a Umax Astra1200s, hooked it
> up to my Linux box and installed the sane 7.1 RPMS. I
> got scanimage working fine; however, xscanimage will
> just not work, it looks like its about to start and
> just dies. I am using the RH5 distribution, GKT
> 0.99.7, and did a symlink BTWN and
> after installing sane. I also originaly
> used an older version of GTK(0.99.4) than I upgraded
> and still had the same problem. If anyone had the
> same problem and managed to fix it please let me
> know. Also I wanted to thank the folks who gave me
> advice on getting my scanner to work with my SCSI
> card, Thanks!

I did upload SANE 0.71, GIMP 0.99.22 and GTK 0.99.8 and that set should
work together well. I do not know wether or not redhat did process all of
the files I had send to them.

Check for intel and Alpha
files. I did test the Alpha packages very well and the run fine here.


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