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Bug 6218 - Limited scanner redirection using local drives (macOS client)
: Limited scanner redirection using local drives (macOS client)
Status: NEW
: ThinLinc
Client
: trunk
: PC Unknown
: P2 Normal
: ProductCouncil
Assigned To:
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: 6207
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Reported: 2017-04-04 08:42 by
Modified: 2017-04-04 13:27 (History)
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Description From cendio 2017-04-04 08:42:22
This is the macOS part of bug 6207, and it is similar to bug 6217. macOS used
to have Twain, but Apple discontinued the support of Twain for Mac OS X 10.9
(OS X Mavericks) or later. As I understand it, you should use Apple’s ImageKit
instead. Some ideas:

1) Use scanimage. Implement the SANE API on top of ImageKit. 

2) Port scanimage to macOS/ImageKit.

3) Use some other tool. This seems to be a nice one:  
http://blog.scottkleper.com/scanline-command-line-scanner-for-mac/

Solution 3) is probably the easiest one. However, that would mean that the scan
options would not be the same between the Linux and macOS client.