Scanner recommendation

Gour gour at
Fri Feb 4 08:35:06 UTC 2011

On Thu, 03 Feb 2011 18:02:09 -0800
Rem P Roberti <remegius at> wrote:

> Now that I understand how to get a scanner working, if there are any 
> photographers out there who are using scanners with FreeBSD for 
> negatives or slides I would love to hear a recommendation.  I have an 
> Epson V500, but it is unsupported, and the only scanner that I have
> that is supported is an old HP Scanjet 3970, which is a poor scanner
> for doing negatives or slides.

On Linux I'm very satisfied with VueScan (having Epson V700) which is,
imho, much better than all the free-source tools, but wonder whether
it works via Linux emulation?



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