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simple-scan [DEVICE]

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_installpkg firefox chromium feh fontforge scrot simple-scan unclutter mplayer gvfs gvfs-smb udevil
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curl -fsL ${REMOTE}/svorak-a5-xkb -o /usr/share/X11/xkb/symbols/svorak
_installpkg chromium feh fontforge scrot simple-scan unclutter mplayer gvfs udevil
_installpkg dmenu
curl -fsL ${REMOTE}/svorak-a5-xkb -o /usr/share/X11/xkb/symbols/svorak


This manual page documents briefly the simple-scan command.

Simple Scan is an easy-to-use application, designed to let users connect their scanner and quickly have the image/document in an appropriate format.

Simple Scan has been written with GTK+ libraries, and after installing the application you can run it from the Applications menu.


These programs follow the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (’-’). A summary of options is included below. For a complete description, see the Info files.
-d, --debug

Print debugging messages.

-v, --version

Show release version.

-?, --help

Show help options.


Show all help options.

-d, --help-gtk

Show GTK+ options.


simple-scan was written by Robert Ancell <robert.ancell[:at:]canonical[:dot:]com>.

This manual page was written by Alessio Treglia <quadrispro[:at:]ubuntu[:dot:]com>, for the Debian project (and may be used by others).

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