Support sane option --scan-area on GUI applications

Bug #1828638 reported by UlfZibis on 2019-05-10
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
simple-scan (Ubuntu)
xsane (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Several sane backends provide the option --scan-area to guarantee the scan is correctly aligned, even if the scan area with automatic document feeder (ADF) is right-aligned in contrast to the flatbed of the same device, which is normally left-aligned.

Currently SimpleScan and XSane only support options -l -t -x -y, which leads to misalignment of some scanners when using the ADF.

As example for this problem see:

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UlfZibis (ulf-zibis) on 2019-05-10
summary: - Support option --scan-area
+ Support sane option --scan-area on GUI applications
UlfZibis (ulf-zibis) on 2019-05-10
description: updated
UlfZibis (ulf-zibis) on 2019-05-11
no longer affects: simple-scan
Changed in xsane:
status: Unknown → New
UlfZibis (ulf-zibis) on 2019-05-11
description: updated
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