SANE

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SANE

http://www.sane-project.org/
API that provides access to raster image scanner hardware

`Scanner Access Now Easy' is a universal interface that lets you get images from any device that produces raster images, including flatbed scanners, video and still cameras, and frame grabbers. With SANE you can write image-processing applications without worrying about peculiarities of individual devices. SANE also makes it possible to write a device driver once and only once, which t then can be used by any SANE-compliant application. SANE includes several scanner front-ends: scanimage, a command-line interface; xscanimage, a graphical front-end; and xcam, for acquiring images continuously from cameras.

Documentation

User tutorial available from http://www.sane-project.org/lj98/; Programmer's manual available in HTML format from http://www.sane-project.org/html/; Programmer's manual available in PostScript format from http://www.sane-project.org/sane.ps;
"IRC [irc:irc.freenode.net/sane irc:irc.freenode.net/sane] " IRC Help channel
[irc:irc.freenode.net/sane irc:irc.freenode.net/sane]

"IRC [irc:irc.freenode.net/sane irc:irc.freenode.net/sane] " IRC development channel
[irc:irc.freenode.net/sane irc:irc.freenode.net/sane]


Download

Download version 1.0.25 (stable)
released on 4 October 2015

Categories

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2Janet Casey30 January 2001



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
David Mosberger Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://www.student.uit.no/~pere/linux/sane/cvs-server.html
HelpE-mailmailto:sane-announce@lists.alioth.debian.org
DeveloperE-mailmailto:sane-devel@lists.alioth.debian.org
SupportE-mailmailto:sane-standard@lists.alioth.debian.org


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to uselibgimp1
Required to uselibgtk1.2
Required to uselibjpeg62
Required to uselibsane
Required to usexlib6g
Weak prerequisiteGIMP

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 28 January 2017.



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