FC5 Canon LiDE 30 and libusbscanner

Rick Stevens rstevens at vitalstream.com
Mon Apr 24 17:53:51 UTC 2006

On Mon, 2006-04-24 at 13:49 -0400, CroombeFP wrote:
> I have an LiDE20 (which is virtually the same machine) and it worked
> fine under FC3, FC4 and FC5. I think the clue is to have it connected to
> your system when you install FC5. I also found it helps to have it on a
> dedicated USB port rather than a port expander : quite why, I don't
> know.

Often it's a speed issue.  If you have a lot of stuff on a single USB
port, the bandwidth gets shared between all those devices and can cause
a problem.  I've run into this with USB cameras, too.

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