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Old 06-02-2004, 04:35 PM   #1
Zoko
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Canoscan LIDE 20 scanning in pink


<tim>[~]<05:17 PM>:/sbin/lsusb
Unknown line at line 1809
Duplicate HUT Usage Spec at line 2650
Bus 003 Device 003: ID 0430:0005 Sun Microsystems Type 6 Keyboard
Bus 003 Device 002: ID 046d:c215 Logitech Inc.
Bus 003 Device 001: ID 0000:0000 Virtual Hub
Bus 002 Device 002: ID 04a9:220d Canon Inc. CanoScan N670U
Bus 002 Device 001: ID 0000:0000 Virtual Hub
Bus 001 Device 001: ID 0000:0000 Virtual Hub



Problem is: it's scanning and there is a lot of red in everything it scans. Used xsane (had to as root for it to see scanner) I looked at the bulb as it scanned and it was infact quite pink! Using xsane 0.91

My kernel is 2.6.5 and I am fairly sure I have the right sttuff loading

here:

<tim>[~]<05:23 PM>:dmesg |grep usb
drivers/usb/core/usb.c: registered new driver usbfs
drivers/usb/core/usb.c: registered new driver hub
drivers/usb/core/usb.c: registered new driver hid
drivers/usb/input/hid-core.c: v2.0:USB HID core driver
usb 2-2: new full speed USB device using address 2
usb 3-1: new low speed USB device using address 2
input: USB HID v1.10 Joystick [Logitech Logitech Extreme 3D Pro] on usb-0000:00:02.1-1
usb 3-2: new low speed USB device using address 3
input: USB HID v1.00 Keyboard [0430:0005] on usb-0000:00:02.1-2
drivers/usb/input/hid-input.c: event field not found


In my kernel I have all of them built in, would there be any reason to make them modules?

What can I do to have it scan not in pink? It scans in pink in that in xscanimage as well.
 
Old 12-11-2004, 12:03 PM   #2
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I bought one of these today! The first prescan I did was pink/reddish, but I noticed that the various balance controls were all over the place. I set them all flat, this time the scan was very good indeed (if a little noisy).

Have you tried playing with the Brightness, Contrast and Gamma settings?
 
Old 05-03-2007, 12:01 AM   #3
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Hey Zoko,

Could you do me a favour and tell me how you managed to get your scanner to scan *anything* in the first place? I am a total newbie and have absolutely no idea on how to get the thing working...please help!
 
Old 05-03-2007, 04:26 AM   #4
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This scanner is supported by "sane" so you just need to run xsane and it should be available to scan from.

At least that's how it works in PCLinuxOS!
 
  


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