is a powerful frontend to access scanners which are supported
by an OS/2-Version of SANE
It was written by Oliver Rauch
and requires an XServer
(for example XFree86 for OS/2
and a working libsane.dll
I have managed to build OS/2 - executables of XSane since version 0.78.
The latest version 0.992 now has been built using
and works as plugin for
It also works standalone (but you'll still need Gimp 2.2.8 installed because of all the dlls
it depends on).
It has some nice new features for example it supports scan -> pdf.
The drawback is, it won't work with earlier versions of GTK / GIMP.
Version 0.96 works with GTK 1.2 and GIMP 1.22.
Here's the list of what's available:
(One of the reasons why I still use OS/2):
Last modified 20 October 2008