HAL and Cups

Jeffrey Stedfast fejj at novell.com
Tue Oct 11 08:04:46 PDT 2005

On Tue, 2005-10-11 at 10:17 -0400, David Zeuthen wrote:
> On Tue, 2005-10-11 at 10:12 -0400, Jeffrey Stedfast wrote:
> > you could use gnome-volume-manager to execute a script...
> Yea, heh, slightly related, on my Fedora Rawhide (development branch for
> what will be Fedora Core 5), g-v-m shows
>  "/sbin/yast2 scanner"
> for configuring scanners. Surely this must be a bug unless the desktop
> team at Red Hat have decided to ship yast :-)

yea, that was a bug... altho the schemas were fixed a while ago now.

> Btw, I'm curious, how does g-v-m detect scanners?

not yet :)

>  By looking at the USB
> class? Cuz, I don't see any 'scanner' capability in HAL yet. Maybe we
> should have one?

we should totally have one :)

Jeffrey Stedfast
Evolution Hacker - Novell, Inc.
fejj at ximian.com  - www.novell.com

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