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Re: [OT] scanned files are large in size




On Wed, Jan 2, 2019 at 9:23 PM David Wright <deblis@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> On Wed 02 Jan 2019 at 14:44:14 (+0000), Brian wrote:
> >
> > I'm intrigued; I hadn't realised that conversion of the scanned image
> > for some vendors' devices took place on the device itself. How do you
> > know this happens? It is the frontend to SANE (xsane or scanimage, for
> > example) which I've always associated with image aquisition conversion.
>
> It really is rather easy. You insert a USB stick into the scanner,
> press scan, and later observe that a JPEG or PDF file has appeared
> on the stick, as appropriate.
>

Yes, that is precisely what I did. Stick a USB into the scanner and
press the scan button.

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