Continuous multipage scan with XSane/xscanimage?

Dale quail.linux at
Sun Jan 3 06:21:55 GMT 2010

2010/1/3 Gregory Storer <gps at>:
> Rather than have XSANE do it (which would be easiest), I wondered if you
> could combine the PDF's into one file after you'd scanned them.  A quick
> Google search brought this result:

There is also a GUI you can use called gscan2pdf[1]
Scanning is handled with SANE via scanimage. PDF conversion is done by
PDF::API2. TIFF export is handled by libtiff (faster and smaller
memory footprint for multipage files).

# apt-get install gscan2pdf


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