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authorVanilla I. Shu <vanilla@FreeBSD.org>2001-03-22 09:13:27 +0000
committerVanilla I. Shu <vanilla@FreeBSD.org>2001-03-22 09:13:27 +0000
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Upgrade to 1.0.4,
sane split to 2 ports now, sane-backends and sane-frontends. PR: ports/24931 Submitted by: KATO Tsuguru <tkato@prontomail.ne.jp>
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-SANE is a universal scanner interface. The value of such a universal
-interface is that it allows writing just one driver per image acquisition
-device rather than one driver for each device and application. So, if you
-have three applications and four devices, traditionally you'd have had to
-write 12 different programs. With SANE, this number is reduced to seven:
-the three applications plus the four drivers. Of course, the savings get
-even bigger as more and more drivers and/or applications are added.
+SANE ("Scanner Access Now Easy") is a universal scanner interface.
+The value of such a universal interface is that it allows writing
+just one driver per image acquisition device rather than one driver
+for each device and application. So, if you have three applications
+and four devices, traditionally you'd have had to write 12 different
+programs. With SANE, this number is reduced to seven: the three
+applications plus the four drivers. Of course, the savings get even
+bigger as more and more drivers and/or applications are added.
+
+sane-backends cotains documentation, several backends, scanimage
+command line frontend, and networking support. For other/graphical
+frontends take a look at sane-frontends and/or xsane.
WWW: http://www.mostang.com/sane/