Re: SnapScan 1236S Install PB

From: Steve Underwood (
Date: Tue Jul 18 2000 - 06:55:16 PDT

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    Pierre Tuffery wrote:

    > Hi,
    > I want to use a SnapScan 1236S on an i386-Linux (RedHat 6.2,
    > Kernel 2.2.16), but ...
    > - The scanner is recognized by the SCSI chip (Adaptec U2W, onBoard)
    > - The command find-scanner gives a correct answer: found Scanner ....
    > - scanimage (or xscanimage or xsane) does not work. In general
    > hangs everything, reboot welcome.
    > For xscanimage, the preview window does not even appear.
    > The scanner does nothing (does not even blink).
    > I've seen such reports in archives, but no answer on how to
    > overcome this. Any hint appreciated.

    If this locks the machine hard, and requires a reboot it sounds more like a
    SCSI driver or hardware problem than a SANE problem. Which version of SANE
    and the Snapscan driver are you using?


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