Daniel Reetz, the founder of the DIY Book Scanner community, has recently started making videos of prototyping and shop tips. If you are tinkering with a book scanner (or any other project) in your home shop, these tips will come in handy. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCn0gq8 ... g_8K1nfInQ

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by yesplease
19 Jan 2014, 06:05
Forum: Programs, Software releases, and more.
Topic: Spreads on Linux Mint: First Impressions
Replies: 34
Views: 15025

Re: Spreads on Linux Mint: First Impressions

Awesome work! But as i dont know so little about using Ubuntu,I followed this tutorial word by word and cant solve any problems by myself https://github.com/jbaiter/spreads/blob/master/doc/tutorial.rst When i enter the command: spread configure I get the error message: There is a problem with your c...
by yesplease
31 Oct 2013, 03:22
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: CHDK on a2200
Replies: 10
Views: 6008

Re: CHDK on a2200

After PM about this: There was no thread about this, i found information about EOScard via the CHDK-wiki. On the EOScard webpage there are some very accessible instrucitons, and the program is very straightforward. On another note, i couldnt repeat the process again. I couldnt make my SD-card bootab...
by yesplease
28 Oct 2013, 02:55
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: CHDK on a2200
Replies: 10
Views: 6008

Re: CHDK on a2200

3 newbie Lessons: 1 Use EOScard on a newly formatted card to make a bootsector. 2 The bootsector must be installed before and not after CHDK is copied to the card. 3 CHDK is just some files on the card, it doesnt change the firmware on the camera. Its totally reversable. Its function does however, d...
by yesplease
27 Oct 2013, 11:07
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: CHDK on a2200
Replies: 10
Views: 6008

Re: CHDK on a2200

Ok. I have unlocked the working card and copied the files directly from the ubntu filebrowser, and then copied the files onto the new card. It does not work. Something about finding the CHDK version i think. Note that i am using testing the new card with the same camera as which the functioning card...
by yesplease
28 Sep 2013, 16:12
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: CHDK on a2200
Replies: 10
Views: 6008

Re: CHDK on a2200

Ok!
Thank you for the quick answer!
I will try that as soon as i get hold of a good replacement SD-card!
by yesplease
30 Aug 2013, 08:32
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: CHDK on a2200
Replies: 10
Views: 6008

CHDK on a2200

Hello I have a 2 canon a2200 setup that was preconfigured when i ordered it. (diybookscanner.eu) One of them where crashing a lot and when swapping SD-cards it became clear that it was the card which was the problem. When plugging in the SD-card directly into the computer i discovered that small thu...
by yesplease
07 Feb 2013, 07:10
Forum: Programs, Software releases, and more.
Topic: Higher DPI output
Replies: 1
Views: 1865

Re: Higher DPI output

I think problem is solved by simply not being an idiot for 5 seconds. (Thank you cheap brand coffee) http://vimeo.com/12524529 In above link an incredible man describes how you do. Higher DPI isnt automatically better. You need to check how many vertical DPI six lines of text corresponds to using th...
by yesplease
07 Feb 2013, 06:16
Forum: Programs, Software releases, and more.
Topic: Higher DPI output
Replies: 1
Views: 1865

Higher DPI output

Hello! Im new to this forum and completely incompetent regarding coding, program languages and so forth. So please bear with me. Ive got a diybookscanner kit from markvdb on diybookscanner.eu. I still have some things to work out before it is working properly but its definitely on the way. My images...