Scanner no longer works with my AMD PC

Nils Kassube kassube at
Wed Mar 2 13:06:39 UTC 2016

David Fletcher wrote:
> Is anybody else seeing any problems such as this? At first I thought
> the scanner had died on me. I added my notes to launchpad bug
> #1250196 as it seemed like the most appropriate one to contribute
> to:-
> *********
> I'm using an Epson Perfection 2450 Photo, which some time ago I
> thought had gone wrong because it suddenly stopped working with my
> desktop computer. When using xsane it finds the scanner OK, then when
> I try to get a preview it puts up an error message:- "Error during
> read: Error during device I/O". Damn.

It could be a problem with your USB cable. For my own scanner (LIDE 210) 
I have one USB cable which works and another USB cable which doesn't 
work (this one came with a card reader).


More information about the ubuntu-users mailing list