solved (was: 9.04: problem with xsane, scanner and webcam)
oub at mat.ucm.es
Fri May 21 07:09:51 UTC 2010
>>>>> On Thu, 20 May 2010 19:56:18 +0300, Nigel Ridley <nigel at prayingforisrael.net> wrote:
>> Bus 003 Device 003: ID 04f9:0182 Brother Industries, Ltd Composite Device
> I had the same problem when using 9.04 and 9.10. As
> soon as I started Xsane it would automatically choose
> the webcam but give me the option, via a drop down
> menu, of choosing my Epson scanner.
> Uncomment the following line “/dev/video0″ line in
> /etc/sane.d/v4l.conf. and you should have a drop down
> menu to choose your scanner next time you start Xsane.
I had to install the drivers provided by brother, namely
then everything worked as expected.
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