Uwe Koloska wrote: > You wrote on Die, 30 Mai 2000: > >I've got a Microtek 35t+ attached to my Linux box. xscanimage > >notices it's there, offers me the choice of /dev/sgb or /dev/scanner. > > > >But when I try to preview an image, both result in the same thing: > >"Error during device I/O". This scanner works okay with Windows > >NT. > > > >saned and all seem to be installed correctly. Any tips? > > > No idea :-( > > Have you the permissions to operate the scanner? I have tried it as root. As a regular user, I get nowhere at all, even though the device is rw-rw-r-- root scand Obviously, I don't quite understand the permissions which apply to the scanner. I thought if the scand had write access, all was well (presuming the scand can be started by inetd). Can you enlighten me? -- Jack J. Woehr # Ceterum censeo PO Box 51, Golden, CO 80402 # in herbas belli http://www.well.com/~jax/rcfb # ab idem desistamus.