Nigel Feltham wrote:
> Has anyone thought of the possibility of adding a twain backend to sane with
> use of the WINE project to allow use of WIN32 drivers for hardware otherwise
> unsupported under linux (similar to the way the XINE linux video player can
> use windows video codec dll's) or is this not possible due to hardware access
the first problem I see is that it shall not be possible to turn
off the graphical user interface of a lot of twain drivers.
So it does not fit any more into the sane protocol.
May be it would be possible to write a gimp plugin.
But in general I do not like such things because they are not
even good for system stability and speed.
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