I don’t know if gcc is the reason, but regardless, they’re stuck solidly in the dark ages. Connect with me on Facebook. Today I decided to bite the bullet ‘cos I had a big scanning job to do and couldn’t reconcile myself to resorting to windows yet again. How can I make my scanner Epson perfection running under ubuntu May 6th,

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As a total linux newbie I’m not even sure if I read all the above info correctly. Processing triggers for libc-bin I’m guessing what I have here is more a USB issue than a scanner issue.

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Running imagescan -L also reports that it cannot find the scanner. Whilst this may theoretically answer the question, it would be preferable to include the essential parts of the answer here, and provide the link for reference. Setting up iscan-plugin-gt 1. However when I come to edit libsane-extras-rules, this doesn’t exist on my system. Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically. You will need to do this twice, once for each RPM. When I click it off, it asks if I want to lose fifty some minutes.


Processing triggers for man-db For details and our forum data attribution, retention and privacy policy, see here. However, if you want to perfectiin the 64 bit Ubuntu on your machine, and you need to use the 32 bit iscan plug in for your Epson scanner, then what follows is the only way. I don’t know how to set device or file rules but I’m sure i can find the command line parameters for it. Other than rfry85’s comment, I don’t even understand what you are telling me.

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Not signed in yet? Again, install iscan first, then iscan-plugin-gt Note 5 lines added starting with “FOr Virtualbox Join Date Jan Beans 1. Anyway, I spent a few hours going around in circles. Drinking Game Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically. Perfcetion in Not signed in yet?


You may find it easier to install the 32 bit version of Ubuntu rather than go through all this rigmarole. Don’t try to make something “fast” until you are able to quantify “slow”.

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies. I did the howto, got stuck with the blank udev file, and worked backwords a bit. Fill some information of your choice into the “Questionnaire”.

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