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Old 10-19-2005, 05:42 AM   #1
bong.mau
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scsi scanner


Hi

env: mandrake 10.1 kernel 2.6
installing :
Isa scsi card 3181L-E03
and a
scanner relisys scorpio model vm6575

i issue the sane command to detect scanner,but it is unable to detect
suggesting me to install the appropriate drive for the scsi card.
the mandrake config let me able to choose the relisys scanner,but in the
port attachment list the scsi is not showed....

so what i have to do in order to load the isa scsi card driver and then
the apprpriate scanner software

any help will be appreciate
thanks in advance

Maurizio
 
Old 10-19-2005, 06:25 PM   #2
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If that SCSI card is a cheap one or if it came with the scanner, it would be better to replace the card with a better one. If you must stay with ISA, get an Adaptec 152x or 154x card. Or get a SB16 or PAS16 that has a SCSI port. If you can use a PCI card, get an Adaptec 2940 or a Symbios card.

The 1520 and 1540 cards have no floppy controllers; the 1522 and 1542 cards do have floppy controllers. The 1522 has a jumper to disable to floppy controller if you already have one.

The SB16+SCSI card has no external connector for connecting your scanner. You must also get an adapter for connection to the internal port. You place the adapter in an unused ISA/VL/PCI card slot.
 
Old 12-22-2005, 09:16 AM   #3
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RedHat 5.1 aha1522 driver doesn't see my card, need data?

Hi,

I would like to disable the floppy controller on the aha1522, but can't find a diagram on the adaptec website.
The RH v.5.1 install CD has a driver, but doesn't see the card in the HP Vectra 6/200 Pentium Pro.
I hope to attach an Agfa SnapScan scanner and use SANE drivers.
Thanks
George
 
  


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