[Slackbuilds-users] Pixma driver module for Canon scanner

David Chmelik dchmelik at gmail.com
Fri Jan 10 02:16:47 UTC 2020

On 1/9/20 4:22 PM, Rich Shepard wrote:
> I sent this directly to Chris but it was rejected.
> I bought a Canon CanoScan LiDE 400. The SANE supported devices page says
> it's completely supported using the pixma module.
> I just built and installed your pixma SBo package.
> sane-find-scanner shows
> found USB scanner (vendor=0x2e04, product=0xc025) at libusb:001:028
> found USB scanner (vendor=0x04a9 [Canon], product=0x1912 [LiDE 400]) 
> at libusb:001:032
> scanimage -L shows
> No scanners were identified.
> modprobe cannot load the module:
> # modprobe pixma
> modprobe: FATAL: Module pixma not found in directory /lib/modules/4.19.84
> Please advise me how to proceed so I can use the scanner.
> Regards,
> Rich

     It looks sort of like you upgraded a kernel after you built the 
module, so it couldn't load in new kernel...
     If that's not it, you might be better off asking on a SANE mailing 
list like sane-devel: http://www.sane-project.org/mailing-lists.html

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