Using the Scanport SQ4800 with Linux

I have a computer with both Windows and Linux installed on it, with a SCSI card hooked up to a SQ4800 scanner. The SQ4800 is sold by Scanport, but they claim to have licensed the driver software from Microtek, and I never got much help from either company. Happily, though, Wine has progressed to the point that it can run the Windows drivers for the scanner, and I can now use the scanner from both Windows and Linux. Here's what I did.

On the Windows side:

On the Linux side: I haven't had any success with SANE yet, but I'm looking forward to it.
Copyright 1999 Dan Kegel
Last updated: 19 Dec 1999
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