On Sun, Dec 31, 2000 at 04:37:17PM +0000, Nick Lamb wrote:
> If there's really no-one to add even rudimentary USB support to the
> find scanner tool we could go with your "sane-find-scsi-scanner" or
> just add a message, in hope of future support:
> # Sorry, so far this tool only checks for SCSI scanners. If your scanner
> # attaches via parallel (Printer) or USB port it may not be detected
> # even if it is present and working.
Don't you think the message that's printed now:
# Note that find-scanner will find any scanner that is connected
# to a SCSI bus. It will even find scanners that are not supported
# at all by SANE. It won't find a scanner that is connected to a
# parallel, USB or other non-SCSI port.
is clear enough?
I think this message and the man page are sufficient. When I play with
the Mustek USB scanners I will try to implement something in
find-scanner. So I think "sane-find-scanner" is the best choice. I
don't want to rename it back and change all references again when a
non-SCSI test is implemented.
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