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Combining pages from multiple scans into a single multipage document with xSane

Combining pages from multiple scans into a single multipage document with xSane Here is my use case: A multipage document is scanned and mailed in hardcopy to be signed. The last page with the signatures is signed, scanned somewhere else and then mailed back to me. I want to scan the signed page, and then …

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Segmentation fault in Simple Scan, XSane and scanimage

Segmentation fault in Simple Scan, XSane and scanimage I’ve been using Simple Scan on Ubuntu 18.04.5 LTS for a couple years now, but today I’m not able to launch it anymore. It opens it window and immediately crashes. When I try to use CLI instead I’m having this message: bugchk_free(ptr=(nil))@modelinf.c(464) Abandon (core dumped) I’ve tried …

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After Upgrade to Ubuntu 20.04: "Oh no! Something went wrong"

After Upgrade to Ubuntu 20.04: "Oh no! Something went wrong" I upgraded to Ubuntu 20.04 today, choosing LightDM over gdm3 during the upgrade. During the upgrade I was asked if I wanted to keep or replace /etc/sane.d/dll.conf file. I decided for keeping it. Now, without actively rebooting, the "Oh no! Something went wrong" screen appeared. …

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Brother scanner not found in xsane,

Brother scanner not found in xsane, I have reinstalled Kubunutu 18.10 the previous week. After the reinstallation I cannot make my scanner work. I have a Brother DCP-9010CN scanner/printer on a network location. I installed the driver and the printer works out of the box. The scanner has been found by brscan-skey -l, the result …

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S1300I scanner issues under Ubuntu 16.04 using Sane

S1300I scanner issues under Ubuntu 16.04 using Sane In theory this scanner does work under Linux and Ubuntu. I’ve found this document that I tried to follow. http://luuklangens.nl/blog/howto-fujitsu-scansnap-s1300-s300-ubuntu-linux I install sane, copy firmware, confirm the location in the config etc. Everything looks good. Potential problem areas sudo sane-find-scanner output: # sane-find-scanner will now attempt to …

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Can I use the "Scan" button with SANE?

Can I use the "Scan" button with SANE? I have an HP Deskjet with integrated scanner. It has a “Scan” button on its top, but this button does not interact with the xsane program on my Debian machine: To get a page scanned, I have to initiate the scanning process from xsane. Is there a …

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How to configure Brother DCP-7030 Scanner?

How to configure Brother DCP-7030 Scanner? Can I install my scanner drivers through wine, using the windows driver cd packaged with my scanner? I am using the Brother DCP-7030 Scanner and my system is running Ubuntu 11.10. I need help to set up scanning. I am running Ubuntu 11.10 on Mac using Virtual Box. Asked …

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