> When scanning the first page, half the data goes in this large buffer,
> then when the frontend asks for another page it comes out of the
> buffer very quickly. The buffer can be discarded when the frontend
> calls ..._close() so it won't take up RAM all the time.
That sounds reasonable. But can I be sure that front-ends will support
reading multiple pages one after the other with no call to ..._close()
in between? This would not, for example, work with "scanimage", would
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