SANE Network Daemon question

Pollywog lists-fbsd at
Sat Dec 8 20:02:23 PST 2007

On Sunday 09 December 2007 03:26:19 Predrag Punosevac wrote:
> Pollywog wrote:
> > On Sunday 09 December 2007 02:17:21 Predrag Punosevac wrote:
> >> Saned (Sane Daemon)  is included in the standard distribution of
> >> sane-backhands. I checked sane-utils on the Debian web-site and seems it
> >> is just idiotic GUI.
> >
> > I was using Debian and I now use Ubuntu and FreeBSD.  The sane-utils
> > package contains files that I edit in order to have the ability to scan
> > from any machine on my LAN that runs Linux.  The files are
> > /etc/sane.d/dll.conf and also saned.conf and net.conf in the same
> > directory.
> Then look the /usr/local/etc/sane.d You already have all files you need
> to have.
> Debian is known for fine grinding of packages so I would not be
> surprised that they divided generic sane-backhand package in several part.
> That is a very good practice but unfortunately FreeBSD does not have
> that man power and the user base to do the same.
> Would you be so kind than to write how to for network scanning. It would
> be very good if you could append Handbook article about scanning. I have
> no clue whom you should contact with the offer to contribute the article
> for Handbook.

Since it has been some time since I tried to get HPLIP to work with my 
computer, I am going to attempt it again.  If I am successful, I will post 
something about it.

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