Bug 110906 - glibc update of 2003-11-13 breaks iscan
Summary: glibc update of 2003-11-13 breaks iscan
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 110174
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: glibc
Version: 8.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jakub Jelinek
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-11-25 14:34 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2016-11-24 15:04 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2006-02-21 19:00:10 UTC

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Description Need Real Name 2003-11-25 14:34:52 UTC
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Description of problem:
Epson 1260/Photo scanner needs a special software called iscan and
distributed by Epson Kowa. This program run earlier with trick 

export LD_ASSUME_KERNEL=2.2.5; /usr/bin/iscan

After upgrading glibc to 2.3.2-4.80.8 (of Nov 13, 2003), iscan stopped
working with this or other tricks telling only that cannot connect to

Solution was to downgrade glibc to 2.3.2-4.80.6.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Upgrade glibc
2.run iscan

Actual Results:  Failure with message "cannot connect to scanner"

Expected Results:  Scan.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Jakub Jelinek 2003-11-25 14:37:57 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 110174 ***

Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 19:00:10 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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