Sane 1.0.9 and XSane 0.89
October 30, 2002 by Massimo S.
Franz Bakan has released Sane 1.0.9 and Xsane 0.89
It is an application programming interface that provides standardized access to any raster image scanner hardware (flatbed scanner, hand-held scanner, video- and still-cameras, frame-grabbers, etc.). It is public domain and its discussion and development is open to everybody.