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unix:scanning [2009/10/19 17:33]
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unix:scanning [2010/09/12 19:00] (current)
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 I was able to install the Debian 64-bit package without any problems, but it didn't seem to have any effect until I rebooted. I suspect all that I really had to do was refresh the ''​udev''​ file-system,​ but I couldn'​t be bothered to work out how to do that. Rebooting got things going: XSANE et al were able to detect the SX400 as a scanner and away I went! I was able to install the Debian 64-bit package without any problems, but it didn't seem to have any effect until I rebooted. I suspect all that I really had to do was refresh the ''​udev''​ file-system,​ but I couldn'​t be bothered to work out how to do that. Rebooting got things going: XSANE et al were able to detect the SX400 as a scanner and away I went!
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 +2010-09-12: It would seem that the device file (i.e. ''/​dev/​bus/​usb/​005/​002''​) was not readable by my user account.
  
 ===== OCR (Optical Character Recognition) ===== ===== OCR (Optical Character Recognition) =====
unix/scanning.txt · Last modified: 2010/09/12 19:00 by robm