I installed Mandrake 6.1 recently, and it works well. Even automatically
detected my SCSI adaptor (Tekram DC 310), zip drive and Umax scanner (astra
Without any other setting-up, I can scan documents directly into Gimp using
xscanimage, but can only do so as root. Perhaps I do not have appropriate
privileges as a non-root user?
typing scanimage --list-devices
produces the response that my device is a umax:/dev/sge
When I try to change the privileges on /dev/sge, it seems to make no
Is there a scanner how-to that I am missing?
Would appreciate advice on how to configure my scanner.