[K12OSN] Putting a scanner on a terminal
jim at winonacotter.org
Wed Feb 23 03:23:27 UTC 2005
> I have an HP Scanjet6200c/6250 USB scanner that I would like for my
> students to be able to scan as needed. With the arrangement of my
> classroon I can set it next to and connect it to a terminal. I am
> currently using K12LTSP 4.01 FC-2, I think I wrote that correctly.
> So here are some questions:
> 1. which files do I need to edit?
> 2. What changes do I need to make in those files?
> 3. Is there a wiki that has all of the info I need?
> 4. What else might I need to know or do to accomplish this project?
I set up a Epson Perfection 1260 on my home server a few months ago. I got
some info from the list here and some from google searches. I don't
remember off hand how this was accomplished and haven't tested it much
except for the first night, basically just set it up to see if it was
possible. I did however run across posts stating to be careful as the wrong
settings have been known to damage certain scanners. I will see if I can
get time tomorrow night and have a look at some old notes and see what made
this work unless someone is able to help you out in the meantime. I know
there was some lts.conf module settings and I used XSane as the scanning
program. But not sure what else, but rest assured it is possible.
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