I'm trying really hard not to destroy Debian Stable. I am a Linux newb and
it is really easy to get carried away with reading websites and trying
different things and messing up things I know nothing about.
Package Manager said "uninstallable" so I'm guessing libjpeg8 doesn't play
Right now I'm reading up on adding Debian Testing to sources.list and only
updating the packages I need to update libsane.
I think this may be the more appropriate option with Debian.
On Tue, Aug 8, 2017, 6:02 AM Joel Mathew <j...@eyrie.in> wrote:
> Why don't you just download the deb from
> On Aug 8, 2017 6:17 PM, "Curtis Graham" <jcg.computert...@gmail.com>
>> Thanks Olaf,
>> So how do I install 1.0.27. I'm back to the problem that libsane won't
>> install because of the "dependency libjpeg8 is uninstallable" because
>> Debian 9 KDE is using libjpeg62-turbo.
>> Can I change what dependency libsane needs?
>> Or instead of using Rolf's repo, maybe there is a more appropriate one to
>> use for Debian?
>> Thank you
>> On Tue, Aug 8, 2017, 3:13 AM Olaf Meeuwissen <paddy-h...@member.fsf.org>
>>> Hi Curtis,
>>> Curtis Graham writes:
>>> > I still can't seem to get my scanner to work with debian 1.0.25-4.1.
>>> > guessing I need to get up to 1.0.27. My Multi Scanner is a Canon
>>> > MF244dw. Here is the output:
>>> > sudo sane-find-scanner
>>> > [...]
>>> > found USB scanner (vendor=0x04a9 [Language Error], product=0x27d2
>>> [Language Error]) at libusb:007:004
>>> > I think it is
>>> > usb 0x04a9 0x27d2
>>> You think correctly. This device was added on 2017-04-26, so, yes,
>>> you'll need 1.0.27.
>>> Hope this helps,
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