[rescue] New(old) scanner

Carl R. Friend crfriend at rcn.com
Thu Nov 25 07:25:26 CST 2004

   On Wed, 24 Nov 2004, Brian Howe wrote:

> Can't help with the SCSI bit, however if you install SANE and GIMP on
> the machine, you can export the display and use it remotely that way.
> Have a UMAX 1200 SCSI on a Linux/BSD box at home and it was literally
> plug-and-play as far as setup went... who know Linux could be user
> friendly? :)

   Does anybody happen to know if the SANE folks have added support
for the UMAX UC1260 scanner yet?  As of the last time I looked (a
couple of years ago), I could get the thing to scan B&W just fine
but not colour (it's a 3-pass scanner).


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