Re: sane doesnt work under red hat 6.1 (again)!

Oliver Rauch (oliver.rauch@Wolfsburg.DE)
Thu, 04 Nov 1999 16:38:55 +0100

Luca Del Signore wrote:

> --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Dear sirs
> i have the following problems with SANE and red hat 6.1
> I installed the right rpm packages for my red hat 6.1:
> sane-1.0.1-4.i386.rpm
> sane-devel-1.0.1-4.i386.rpm
> from the red hat ftp site, so it should work.
> Instead, when i type "xscanimage" or "scanimage \d artec /dev/scanner...." i always receive the follow error message:
> " Segmentation fault (core dumped).
> If it's not enough, the gimp menu bar doesnt show the "acquire image" option, even if i created the symlink to the /usr/lib/gimp/1.0/plug-ins directory.
> What's wrong? Can you help me? I would like to stress out the fact that i didn't have this problem with other distributions (suse, mandrake).
> Thanx in advance
> Luca Del Signore


try to find out where the segfault happens:
gdb xscanimage
r <enter>
after the segfault:
backtrace <enter>

And send the output (should be less than 100 lines) to the mailling list.


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