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Old 08-25-2008, 06:14 AM   #1
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can't get scanner to work on Cannon MP970 ubuntu hardy heron


I have a cannon MP970 which i purchased when running windows .I have just installed Hardy Heron (fantastic!) and have got nearly everything working but this printer/scanner. Managed to get it printing using another cannon driver ,but can't get the scanner to operate .Have Xsane installed.Any ideas?
 
Old 08-25-2008, 09:47 AM   #2
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According to this, http://ubuntu-virginia.ubuntuforums....d.php?t=859999, support for this Canon MP970 has only recently been introduced into sane. You will need to try a cvs version of sane.
 
Old 08-26-2008, 06:34 AM   #3
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Thankyou for your reply .Excuse my ignorance vcs version?
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According to this, http://ubuntu-virginia.ubuntuforums....d.php?t=859999, support for this Canon MP970 has only recently been introduced into sane. You will need to try a cvs version of sane.
 
Old 08-26-2008, 10:59 AM   #4
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Perhaps this would be best pursued in your distribution forum?
 
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Ok Thankyou
 
  


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