Re: Microtek2 X6EL problems

Eric Galluzzo (
Wed, 01 Dec 1999 02:02:13 +0000

Eric Galluzzo wrote:

> * Very occasionally, when I try to insert the aic7xxx kernel module,
> the system hangs.

It just did this again when I tried inserting the aic7xxx module (after rebooting) -- I've got a portion of
/var/log/messages if anyone's interested. Do you think this might be some sort of hardware problem --
maybe an IRQ conflict or some such thing?

> I tried to produce debug output via "xscanimage | tee saneoutput.txt"
> with SANE_DEBUG_MICROTEK2 set to 30 and SANE_DEBUG_SANEI_SCSI set to 1,
> but I guess it never flushed, because I ended up with a zero-length file
> (but piles of stuff spewed onto the screen).

Doh...I just realized it dumps its output to stderr, not stdout. :) Anyway, I've now got the debug output
(rather large) if anyone's interested.

- Eric

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