r2929 - in trunk/BOOK: . introduction/welcome pst/scanning

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at ums.usu.ru
Fri Nov 12 20:44:36 PST 2004

randy at linuxfromscratch.org wrote:

> a <acronym>USB</acronym> scanner will need the
> <application>libusb</application> package and a +<acronym>SCSI</acronym>
> system for emulation.

Are you sure about SCSI system?

> See <ulink url="http://www.sane-project.org/README.linux"/>
> for information about using
> <application><acronym>SANE</acronym></application> with the Linux-2.6.x
> kernel. For information about <acronym>USB</acronym> scanning devices,
> run <command>man sane-usb</command>.

This references the "hotplug" package. LFS developers may or may not like
that for BLFS 6.0. The "usb" group is used in LFS 6.0 for setting access to
USB devices like scanners without the hotplug package installed.

Alexander E. Patrakov

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