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10 <h1>Backends (Drivers)</h1>
11 <h1>(old version SANE-1.00)</h1>
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13 <hr>
14 <p>The following table summarizes the backends/drivers distributed with
15 the old version sane-1.00, and the hardware or software they support.
16 <b>When you experience any problems please update to the most recent SANE
17 version before you send any bug reports or ask for help, your
18 problem may be solved in the most recent SANE version.</b>
19
20 <p>This is only a summary!
21 Please consult the manpages and the author-supplied webpages for more
22 detailed (and usually important) information concerning each backend.
23 But be aware: <b>the manpage and the author's webpages deal with the
24 most recent backend version!</b>
25
26 <p>(For an explanation of the table, see the <a href="#legend">legend</a>.) 
27 <p>
28
29 <div align=center>
30 <table border=1>
31   <tr bgcolor=E0E0FF>
32   <th align=center rowspan=2>Backend</th>
33   <th align=center rowspan=2>Version</th>
34   <th align=center rowspan=2>Status</th>
35   <th align=center colspan=3>Supported Devices</th>
36   <th align=center rowspan=2>Manual Page</th>
37 </tr>
38 <tr bgcolor=E0E0FF>
39   <th align=center>Manufacturer</th>
40   <th align=center>Model</th>
41   <th align=center>Comment</th>
42 </tr>
43
44
45 <tr>
46   <td align=left rowspan=2><a href="http://aix2.uottawa.ca/~s1204672/sane/">abaton</a></td>
47   <td align=center rowspan=2>0.1</td>
48   <td align=center rowspan=2><font color=bb0000>alpha</font></td>
49 <td align=center rowspan=2><a href="http://www.everex.com/">Abaton</a></td>
50 <td>Scan 300/GS</td>
51 <td>All known modes and functions supported</td>
52 <td align=center rowspan=2><a href="http://www.mostang.com/sane/man/sane-abaton.5.html">sane-abaton</a></td>
53 <tr><td>Scan 300/S</td>
54 <td>Untested, use with caution</td>
55 </tr>
56
57 <tr>
58   <td align=left rowspan=6>agfafocus</td>
59   <td align=center rowspan=6>0.2</td>
60   <td align=center rowspan=6><font color=000080>NEW!</font></td>
61 <td align=center rowspan=5><a href="http://www.agfa.com/">AGFA</a></td>
62 <td>Focus GS Scanner</td>
63 <td>6 bit gray</td>
64 <td align=center rowspan=6><a href="http://www.mostang.com/sane/man/sane-agfafocus.5.html">sane-agfafocus</a></td>
65 <tr><td>Focus Lineart Scanner</td>
66 <td>Lineart only? Untested.</td>
67 </tr>
68 <tr><td>Focus II</td>
69 <td>gray only</td>
70 </tr>
71 <tr><td>Focus Color</td>
72 <td>&nbsp;</td>
73 </tr>
74 <tr><td>Focus Color Plus</td>
75 <td>3-pass</td>
76 </tr>
77 <tr><td align=center rowspan=1>Siemens</td>
78 <td>S9036</td>
79 <td>gray only</td>
80 </tr>
81
82 <tr>
83   <td align=left rowspan=3>apple</td>
84   <td align=center rowspan=3>0.31</td>
85   <td align=center rowspan=3><font color=bb0000>alpha</font></td>
86 <td align=center rowspan=3><a href="ftp://ftpdev.info.apple.com/devworld/">Apple</a></td>
87 <td>Apple Scanner</td>
88 <td>4bit, 16 shades of gray</td>
89 <td align=center rowspan=3><a href="http://www.mostang.com/sane/man/sane-apple.5.html">sane-apple</a></td>
90 <tr><td>OneScanner</td>
91 <td>8bit, 256 shades of gray. The backend needs work especially in the quantization code but it may work.</td>
92 </tr>
93 <tr><td>ColorOneScanner</td>
94 <td>truecolor (needs much work) but it scans in non color modes.</td>
95 </tr>
96
97 <tr>
98   <td align=left rowspan=4><a href="http://www4.infi.net/~cpinkham/sane/sane-artec-doc.html">artec</a></td>
99   <td align=center rowspan=4>0.3</td>
100   <td align=center rowspan=4><font color=bb0000>alpha</font></td>
101 <td align=center rowspan=4><a href="http://www.artecusa.com/">Artec/Ultima</a></td>
102 <td>AT3</td>
103 <td>works (author's model)</td>
104 <td align=center rowspan=4>?</td>
105 <tr><td>A6000C+</td>
106 <td>testing in progress</td>
107 </tr>
108 <tr><td>AT6</td>
109 <td>testing in progress</td>
110 </tr>
111 <tr><td>AT12</td>
112 <td>testing in progress</td>
113 </tr>
114
115 <tr>
116   <td align=left rowspan=3>canon</td>
117   <td align=center rowspan=3>0.1</td>
118   <td align=center rowspan=3><font color=bb0000>alpha</font></td>
119 <td align=center rowspan=3><a href="http://www.canon.com/">Canon</a></td>
120 <td>CanoScan 300</td>
121 <td>1 pass; flatbed scanner</td>
122 <td align=center rowspan=3>?</td>
123 <tr><td>CanoScan 600</td>
124 <td>1 pass; flatbed scanner</td>
125 </tr>
126 <tr><td>CanoScan 2700F</td>
127 <td>1 pass; film scanner</td>
128 </tr>
129
130 <tr>
131   <td align=left rowspan=2><a href="http://www.sema.be/coolscan/">coolscan</a></td>
132   <td align=center rowspan=2>0.3</td>
133   <td align=center rowspan=2><font color=806000>beta</font></td>
134 <td align=center rowspan=2><a href="http://www.nikon.com/">Nikon</a></td>
135 <td>LS-20</td>
136 <td>The LS-20 has been replaced by the LS-30</td>
137 <td align=center rowspan=2>?</td>
138 <tr><td>LS-1000</td>
139 <td>Doesn't support gamma correction</td>
140 </tr>
141
142 <tr>
143   <td align=left rowspan=1>dc210</td>
144   <td align=center rowspan=1>0.0</td>
145   <td align=center rowspan=1><font color=bb0000>alpha</font></td>
146 <td align=center rowspan=1><a href="http://www.kodak.com/US/en/digital/cameras/DCSGateway.shtml">Kodak</a></td>
147 <td>DC210</td>
148 <td>&nbsp;</td>
149 <td align=center rowspan=1><a href="http://www.mostang.com/sane/man/sane-dc210.5.html">sane-dc210</a></td>
150
151 <tr>
152   <td align=left rowspan=2><a href="http://www.megsinet.net/~psfales/DC-25.html">dc25</a></td>
153   <td align=center rowspan=2>1.1</td>
154   <td align=center rowspan=2><font color=bb0000>alpha</font></td>
155 <td align=center rowspan=2><a href="http://www.kodak.com/US/en/digital/cameras/dc25/">Kodak</a></td>
156 <td>DC25</td>
157 <td>&nbsp;</td>
158 <td align=center rowspan=2><a href="http://www.mostang.com/sane/man/sane-dc25.5.html">sane-dc25</a></td>
159 <tr><td>DC20</td>
160 <td>DC-20 is untested!</td>
161 </tr>
162
163 <tr>
164   <td align=left rowspan=1>dll</td>
165   <td align=center rowspan=1>0.73</td>
166   <td align=center rowspan=1><font color=806000>beta</font></td>
167 <td align=center colspan=2>Dynamic loading of shared-library backends.</td>
168 <td>&nbsp;</td>
169 <td align=center rowspan=1><a href="http://www.mostang.com/sane/man/sane-dll.5.html">sane-dll</a></td>
170
171 <tr>
172   <td align=left rowspan=0>dmc</td>
173   <td align=center rowspan=0>?</td>
174   <td align=center rowspan=0>?</td>
175    <td align=center colspan=3>?</td>
176 <td align=center rowspan=0><a href="http://www.mostang.com/sane/man/sane-dmc.5.html">sane-dmc</a></td>
177
178 <tr>
179   <td align=left rowspan=0>epson</td>
180   <td align=center rowspan=0>?</td>
181   <td align=center rowspan=0>?</td>
182    <td align=center colspan=3>?</td>
183 <td align=center rowspan=0><a href="http://www.mostang.com/sane/man/sane-epson.5.html">sane-epson</a></td>
184
185 <tr>
186   <td align=left rowspan=1><a href="http://members.aol.com/pkirchg/">hp</a></td>
187   <td align=center rowspan=1>0.71</td>
188   <td align=center rowspan=1><font color=000080>NEW!</font></td>
189 <td align=center rowspan=1><a href="http://www.hp.com/">HP</a></td>
190 <td>HP PhotoSmart PhotoScanner</td>
191 <td>&nbsp;</td>
192 <td align=center rowspan=1>?</td>
193
194 <tr>
195   <td align=left rowspan=14><a href="http://www.mir.com/mtek/">microtek</a></td>
196   <td align=center rowspan=14>0.10</td>
197   <td align=center rowspan=14><font color=806000>beta</font></td>
198 <td align=center rowspan=11><a href="http://www.microtek.com/">Microtek</a></td>
199 <td>Scanmaker E6</td>
200 <td>&nbsp;</td>
201 <td align=center rowspan=14><a href="http://www.mostang.com/sane/man/sane-microtek.5.html">sane-microtek</a></td>
202 <tr><td>Scanmaker E3</td>
203 <td>&nbsp;</td>
204 </tr>
205 <tr><td>Scanmaker E2</td>
206 <td>3-pass</td>
207 </tr>
208 <tr><td>Scanmaker 35t+</td>
209 <td>slide-scanner</td>
210 </tr>
211 <tr><td>Scanmaker III</td>
212 <td>&nbsp;</td>
213 </tr>
214 <tr><td>Scanmaker IISP</td>
215 <td>&nbsp;</td>
216 </tr>
217 <tr><td>Scanmaker IIHR</td>
218 <td>3-pass</td>
219 </tr>
220 <tr><td>Scanmaker IIG</td>
221 <td>gray only</td>
222 </tr>
223 <tr><td>Scanmaker II</td>
224 <td>3-pass</td>
225 </tr>
226 <tr><td>Scanmaker 600Z(S)</td>
227 <td>untested (color?)</td>
228 </tr>
229 <tr><td>Scanmaker 600G(S)</td>
230 <td>gray only (see manpage)</td>
231 </tr>
232 <tr><td align=center rowspan=3><a href="http://www.agfa.com/">Agfa</a></td>
233 <td>Arcus II</td>
234 <td>Arcus *II*, not Arcus!</td>
235 </tr>
236 <tr><td>StudioScan II</td>
237 <td>not quite functional yet</td>
238 </tr>
239 <tr><td>StudioScan IIsi</td>
240 <td>not quite functional yet</td>
241 </tr>
242
243 <tr>
244   <td align=left rowspan=7>microtek2</td>
245   <td align=center rowspan=7>0.5</td>
246   <td align=center rowspan=7><font color=bb0000>alpha</font></td>
247 <td align=center rowspan=6><a href="http://www.microtek.com/">Microtek</a></td>
248 <td>ScanMaker E3plus</td>
249 <td>&nbsp;</td>
250 <td align=center rowspan=7><a href="http://www.mostang.com/sane/man/sane-microtek2.5.html">sane-microtek2</a></td>
251 <tr><td>ScanMaker 330</td>
252 <td>&nbsp;</td>
253 </tr>
254 <tr><td>ScanMaker 630</td>
255 <td>&nbsp;</td>
256 </tr>
257 <tr><td>ScanMaker 636</td>
258 <td>&nbsp;</td>
259 </tr>
260 <tr><td>ScanMaker X6</td>
261 <td>&nbsp;</td>
262 </tr>
263 <tr><td>Phantom 636</td>
264 <td>&nbsp;</td>
265 </tr>
266 <tr><td align=center rowspan=1><a href="http://www.vobis.de/">Vobis</a></td>
267 <td>HighScan</td>
268 <td>only E3plus based models</td>
269 </tr>
270
271 <tr>
272   <td align=left rowspan=12>mustek</td>
273   <td align=center rowspan=12>0.73</td>
274   <td align=center rowspan=12><font color=806000>beta</font></td>
275 <td align=center rowspan=12><a href="http://www.mustek.com/">Mustek</a></td>
276 <td>MFC-600S</td>
277 <td>1 pass; (f/w >= 1.01; scsi id MFC-06000CZ)</td>
278 <td align=center rowspan=12><a href="http://www.mostang.com/sane/man/sane-mustek.5.html">sane-mustek</a></td>
279 <tr><td>MFC-600CD</td>
280 <td>1 pass; (f/w >= 2.03; scsi id MFC-06000CZ)</td>
281 </tr>
282 <tr><td>MFS-6000CX</td>
283 <td>3 pass; (f/w >= 2.71; scsi id MSF-06000CX)</td>
284 </tr>
285 <tr><td>MSF-6000SP</td>
286 <td>1 pass; (f/w >= 3.12; scsi id MSF-06000SP)</td>
287 </tr>
288 <tr><td>MFS-8000SP</td>
289 <td>1 pass; (f/w >= 2.05; scsi id MSF-08000SP) lineart drops lines?</td>
290 </tr>
291 <tr><td>MFC-800S</td>
292 <td>1 pass; (f/w == 1.06; scsi id MFC-08000CZ) color fails?</td>
293 </tr>
294 <tr><td>MFS-1200SP</td>
295 <td>1 pass; (f/w == 1.00; scsi id MSF-12000SP)</td>
296 </tr>
297 <tr><td>MFS-1200SP</td>
298 <td>1 pass; (f/w == 1.07; scsi id MFS-12000SP)</td>
299 </tr>
300 <tr><td>MFS-1200SP</td>
301 <td>1 pass; (f/w == 1.02; scsi id MFS-12000SP) color fails?</td>
302 </tr>
303 <tr><td>MFS-12000CX</td>
304 <td>3 pass; (f/w == 2.71; scsi id MFS-12000CX)</td>
305 </tr>
306 <tr><td>SE-6000SP</td>
307 <td>1 pass; (f/w ==  ?  ; scsi id C03 S10IDW)</td>
308 </tr>
309 <tr><td>SE-12000SP</td>
310 <td>1 pass; (f/w == 1.01; scsi id C06 S12IDW)</td>
311 </tr>
312
313 <tr>
314   <td align=left rowspan=1>net</td>
315   <td align=center rowspan=1>0.73</td>
316   <td align=center rowspan=1><font color=806000>beta</font></td>
317 <td align=center colspan=2>Network access to saned servers</td>
318 <td>&nbsp;</td>
319 <td align=center rowspan=1><a href="http://www.mostang.com/sane/man/sane-net.5.html">sane-net</a></td>
320
321 <tr>
322   <td align=left rowspan=0>pint</td>
323   <td align=center rowspan=0>?</td>
324   <td align=center rowspan=0>?</td>
325    <td align=center colspan=3>?</td>
326 <td align=center rowspan=0><a href="http://www.mostang.com/sane/man/sane-pint.5.html">sane-pint</a></td>
327
328 <tr>
329   <td align=left rowspan=1>pnm</td>
330   <td align=center rowspan=1>?</td>
331   <td align=center rowspan=1><font color=806000>beta</font></td>
332 <td align=center colspan=2>Reads PNM files</td>
333 <td>Used for debugging frontends</td>
334 <td align=center rowspan=1><a href="http://www.mostang.com/sane/man/sane-pnm.5.html">sane-pnm</a></td>
335
336 <tr>
337   <td align=left rowspan=0>qcam</td>
338   <td align=center rowspan=0>?</td>
339   <td align=center rowspan=0>?</td>
340    <td align=center colspan=3>?</td>
341 <td align=center rowspan=0><a href="http://www.mostang.com/sane/man/sane-qcam.5.html">sane-qcam</a></td>
342
343 <tr>
344   <td align=left rowspan=0>s9036</td>
345   <td align=center rowspan=0>?</td>
346   <td align=center rowspan=0>?</td>
347    <td align=center colspan=3>?</td>
348 <td align=center rowspan=0>?</td>
349
350 <tr>
351   <td align=left rowspan=4><a href="http://www.cs.ualberta.ca/~charter/snapscan.html">SnapScan</a></td>
352   <td align=center rowspan=4>0.5</td>
353   <td align=center rowspan=4><font color=bb0000>alpha</font></td>
354 <td align=center rowspan=3><a href="http://www.agfa.com/">AGFA</a></td>
355 <td>SnapScan 300</td>
356 <td>Only 8 bits/sample at present</td>
357 <td align=center rowspan=4>?</td>
358 <tr><td>SnapScan 310</td>
359 <td>Ditto</td>
360 </tr>
361 <tr><td>SnapScan 600</td>
362 <td>Ditto</td>
363 </tr>
364 <tr><td align=center rowspan=1>Vuego</td>
365 <td>310S</td>
366 <td>Close SnapScan 310 compatible.</td>
367 </tr>
368
369 <tr>
370   <td align=left rowspan=3>tamarack</td>
371   <td align=center rowspan=3>0.5</td>
372   <td align=center rowspan=3><font color=806000>beta</font></td>
373 <td align=center rowspan=3><a href="http://www.tamarack.net/">Tamarack</a></td>
374 <td>Artiscan 6000C</td>
375 <td>3 pass, 300 DPI; please report succes to R.E.Wolff@BitWizard.nl</td>
376 <td align=center rowspan=3>?</td>
377 <tr><td>Artiscan 8000C</td>
378 <td>3 pass, 400 DPI; please report succes to R.E.Wolff@BitWizard.nl</td>
379 </tr>
380 <tr><td>Artiscan 12000C</td>
381 <td>3 pass, 600 DPI</td>
382 </tr>
383
384 <tr>
385   <td align=left rowspan=21><a href="http://www.rauch-domain.de/sane-umax/index.html">umax</a></td>
386   <td align=center rowspan=21>0.73l</td>
387   <td align=center rowspan=21><font color=806000>beta</font></td>
388 <td align=center rowspan=19><a href="http://www.umax.com/">UMAX</a></td>
389 <td>Vista S6</td>
390 <td>&nbsp;</td>
391 <td align=center rowspan=21><a href="http://www.mostang.com/sane/man/sane-umax.5.html">sane-umax</a></td>
392 <tr><td>Vista S6E</td>
393 <td>&nbsp;</td>
394 </tr>
395 <tr><td>UMAX S-6E</td>
396 <td>&nbsp;</td>
397 </tr>
398 <tr><td>UMAX S-6EG</td>
399 <td>&nbsp;</td>
400 </tr>
401 <tr><td>Vista-S8</td>
402 <td>&nbsp;</td>
403 </tr>
404 <tr><td>Supervista S-12</td>
405 <td>&nbsp;</td>
406 </tr>
407 <tr><td>UMAX S-12</td>
408 <td>&nbsp;</td>
409 </tr>
410 <tr><td>UMAX S-12G</td>
411 <td>&nbsp;</td>
412 </tr>
413 <tr><td>Astra 600S</td>
414 <td>&nbsp;</td>
415 </tr>
416 <tr><td>Astra 610S</td>
417 <td>&nbsp;</td>
418 </tr>
419 <tr><td>Astra 1200S</td>
420 <td>&nbsp;</td>
421 </tr>
422 <tr><td>Astra 1220S</td>
423 <td>&nbsp;</td>
424 </tr>
425 <tr><td>UC 630</td>
426 <td>&nbsp;</td>
427 </tr>
428 <tr><td>UG 630</td>
429 <td>&nbsp;</td>
430 </tr>
431 <tr><td>UG 80</td>
432 <td>&nbsp;</td>
433 </tr>
434 <tr><td>Vista-T630</td>
435 <td>&nbsp;</td>
436 </tr>
437 <tr><td>PSD</td>
438 <td>&nbsp;</td>
439 </tr>
440 <tr><td>PL-II</td>
441 <td>&nbsp;</td>
442 </tr>
443 <tr><td>Office</td>
444 <td>&nbsp;</td>
445 </tr>
446 <tr><td align=center rowspan=1>Escom</td>
447 <td>Image Scanner 256</td>
448 <td>&nbsp;</td>
449 </tr>
450 <tr><td align=center rowspan=1>Linotype Hell</td>
451 <td>Jade</td>
452 <td>SCSI-ID=Office</td>
453 </tr>
454
455
456 </table>
457 </div>
458
459 <font size=-1>
460 <h3><a name="legend">Legend:</a></h3>
461 <blockquote>
462 <dl>
463   <dt><b>Backend:</b></dt>
464   <dd>Name of the backend, with a link to more extensive and detailed
465   information, if it exists.</dd>
466
467   <dt><b>Version:</b></dt>
468   <dd>Version of backend/driver distributed in the lastest SANE release.
469       Newer versions may be available from their home sites.</dd>
470
471   <dt><b>Status:</b></dt>
472   <dd>A vague indication of robustness and reliability.
473       <ul><li><font color="000080">NEW!</font> means brand-new to the current release of SANE.
474 <li><font color="bb0000">alpha</font> means it must do something, but is not very well
475                  tested, probably has bugs, and may even crash your
476                  system, etc., etc.
477 <li><font color="806000">beta</font> means it works pretty well, and looks stable and
478                  functional, but not bullet-proof.
479 <li><font color="008000">stable</font> means someone is pulling your leg.
480
481       </ul>
482   </dd>
483
484   <dt><b>Supported Devices:</b></dt>
485   <dd>Which hardware the backend supports.</dd>
486
487   <dt><b>Manual Page:</b></dt>
488   <dd>A link to the man-page on-line, if it exists.</dd>
489 </dl>
490
491 </blockquote>
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493
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