Introduction to XSane

XSane is another front end for SANE-1.0.14. It has additional features to improve the image quality and ease of use compared to xscanimage.

Package information

XSane dependencies


SANE-1.0.14 (back ends) and GTK+-2.4.1

Installation of XSane

Install XSane by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr &&
make &&
make install


XSane comes with a graphical user interface, and (if GIMP-2.0.0 is available) a GIMP plugin with advanced features. Please refer to the documentation for further support.