[lug] xscanimage broken in KRUD 2000-07-04?
CAtkinson at Circadence.com
Tue Oct 17 14:03:46 MDT 2000
Kevin wouldn't say it, but you could also buy xvscan ;-)
From: Kevin Fenzi [mailto:kevin at scrye.com]
Sent: Tuesday, October 17, 2000 2:02 PM
To: lug at lug.boulder.co.us
Subject: Re: [lug] xscanimage broken in KRUD 2000-07-04?
>>>>> "Michael" == "Michael J Hammel" <mjhammel at graphics-muse.org> writes:
Michael> Is there any reason why xscanimage (from the SANE package)
Michael> wouldn't work in KRUD (ie RH 6.2)? I haven't tried my
not that I can think of off hand. I don't think we include a sane
package, so you are grabbing one from the sane people?
Michael> scanner since I moved to Houston because I couldn't find my
Michael> power adapter. Once I found it, I went back and tried
Michael> xscanimage via Gimp and it bombed. I tried it manually and
Michael> it started (more than it did with Gimp) but then locked up.
Michael> I've tried recompiling both Gimp and SANE, using different
Michael> versions of each, but to no avail. Is there some reason the
Michael> SANE drivers wouldn't work with this version of RH? I don't
Michael> think I've tried it since I upgraded to RH 6.2 (from 5.2)
Michael> right before moving to Houston.
not that I can think of. It should work fine...
Michael> I'm running out of ideas on why this device won't work. My
Michael> tape drive on the same SCSI cable seems to work ok. All
Michael> connections seem secure. The device is seen by the driver
Michael> (via the /var/log/messages file).
Michael> Any ideas?
well, you can try and figure out where it's locking up...
try doing an:
and it will spew out all the system calls the application makes, then
see where it's left when it locks up...
You could get the sane src.rpm from redhat 7 and recompile that and
see if it has any better luck.
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