Which scanners work best in Linux?

Scott Morris scottmmorris at hotpop.com
Sat Nov 25 13:02:38 MST 2006

Michael Torrie wrote:
> On Sat, 2006-11-25 at 12:07 -0700, Brandon Stout wrote:
>> I know there are HCLs out there, but I'm looking for quick suggestions 
>> on low-priced Scanners that work with most Linux and Unix 
>> distributions.  I mostly scan for web viewing so I don't need super-high 
>> dpi.  I'd like something I can get quickly for a low price at Walmart, 
>> an Office Store, or similar.
>> Any recommendations?
>> /me hopes not to start flame wars on distributions or scanner models... ;)
> I have an Epson All-In-One CX3810 that works great with sane.  I have
> setup saned too and now every computer in the house (and laptops over
> wireless) can scan.  Works very well.  In fact, the all-in-ones are
> often cheaper than standalone scanners.
> Michael

Dude, whatever.  The HP all-in-ones are way better than the Epson


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