[PLUG] scanners with decent linux support

Nilesh Govindarajan nilesh at itech7.com
Wed Jan 5 04:24:58 PST 2011


On 01/05/2011 02:11 PM, Gustav Degreef wrote:
> Hi folks,
>
> I have an HP G2400 scanner that died.  It had poor linux support at
> best, So I need to buy another relatively inexpensive A4 scanner.
>
> My vendor in Ahmednagar has an EPSON v300 scanner.  I looked in the
> opensuse scanner database (opensuse 11.3 - up to date sane-backends
> info) and there seems to be some linux support.  Anyone have any
> experience with this model?  The vendor also has a Cannon Lide 100 which
> seems not to be supported.  I'm looking for an inexpensive A4 size
> scanner. From what I've heard the HP multifunction devices
> Scanner/Copier/Printers are well supported, but I don't yet know which
> brands or models my local supplier can get. Anyone have good experience
> with a particular scanners/multifunction devices?  Gustav
>
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You can find out the complete list of supported scanners at 
http://www.sane-project.org/sane-mfgs.html#SCANNERS

You can buy any scanner listed there.

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