Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 85016
RFE: scanner verification applet for KDE & Gnome desktops OR panels
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:34:44 EDT
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.2.1) Gecko/20030215
Description of problem:
First time login to KDE / Gnome, a scanner icon is created on desktop (similar to
printer icon) AND /OR created in the panel.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. First time login to KDE or Gnome desktop
2. Desktop / panel default icons INCLUDE a scanner applet
3. Click on applet to verify that peripheral is correctly identified and configured.
IF NOT, run editor (as su) to correct /etc/sane.d/*.conf file
Actual Results: No such applet available (RH 188.8.131.52)
Expected Results: Applet should be availalble for first-time installation of
Make things "EASIER" for users migrating from MS Windows, Macintosh systems, and
This really isn't a redhat-artwork bug, i'm reassigning it to distribution.
Closing bugs on older, no longer supported, releases. Apologies for
any lack of response.
I don't think internal RH resources will be expended on this in the