Re: Mustek ScanExpress 6000SP

abel deuring (
Fri, 29 Oct 1999 21:08:15 +0200

Ricardo Ferreira wrote:

> I'm using SANE 1.0.1 with a Mustek ScanExpress 6000SP (SE6000SP) on a
> DTC3181LE card with kernel 2.2.13. It works, but its VERY slow (atleast
> ten times slower than in Windows). When scanning at 300DPI color, in
> Windows it goes halfway throught the page , stops 1 second and continues
> to the end. It takes a few seconds only. In SANE the scanner seems to
> scan 2 cm of data then go 1cm back and scan another 2cm of data, and
> takes ages to scan in 300DPI. I've tried setting SG_BIG_BUFF to the
> maximum but it doesn't help. I've also tried to apply the patch to make
> sane use the new sg driver but patch says its an invalid patch.
> Anyone have any ideas ? Is there another version of the Mustek backend
> available ?


I have sent the patch again to mailing list. I hope that it is more
useful than the old one.


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