> The call to the sane_open-function takes a tremendious long time - with my
> scanner, which is a mustek 12000(-something) on a ncr-SCSI-Card on a SuSE
> linux, it takes easily 10-15 seconds. In that period, the GUI hangs. I
> think, Oliver, you have a similar problem in XSane ?
If yoor scsi-driver is a module and you load it the first time
it can take such a long time because the driver has to be loaded and
the scsi bus has to be scanned.
If I call xsane a second time it is much faster. It also is much faster
when the scsi driver is compiled into the kernel - waht make other things
-- Homepage: http://www.wolfsburg.de/~rauch sane-umax: http://www.wolfsburg.de/~rauch/sane/sane-umax.html xsane: http://www.wolfsburg.de/~rauch/sane/sane-xsane.html E-Mail: mailto:Oliver.Rauch@Wolfsburg.DE
-- Source code, list archive, and docs: http://www.mostang.com/sane/ To unsubscribe: echo unsubscribe sane-devel | mail firstname.lastname@example.org