Re: Recommended cheap SCSI scanners?

Allan Third (
Wed, 27 Oct 1999 23:31:35 +0100 (BST)


> On Sunday, 24 October 1999 at 11:41:40 +0100, Allan Third wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I'm looking for a cheap SCSI scanner for use with Linux, hopefully one
> > which costs less than about 120 UK pounds. I don't know what that
> > would be in other currencies, but if it's any help for comparison,
> > here are a couple of the models I've been looking at:
> >
> > Mustek 1200SP Pro SCSI 70 pounds
> > Acer 620S 105 pounds
> I have an Acer 620U. It's quite a reasonable scanner, but beware of
> getting documents stuck between the glass and the frame. It's almost
> impossible to remove them again.

That's the USB model, right? So I take it you haven't got it working
in Linux yet?

Do you/does anyone know which backend to use, and what sort of
state it's in (for the SCSI model)?



Allan Third (

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