Standard options window
Advanced options window
You open the setup window via the menu preferences/setup in the
main window of xsane.
Enter your email address.
Enter the email address to which the receiver shall answer.
If this is the same as the from address enter the same
This is the address of the smtp server.
Here you have to enter the port number on which the smtp server
expects smtp connections. The standard port number is 25.
Some smtp servers expect authentification before accepting
any mail. The smtp protocol does not define any authentification
routines. A lot of smtp servers expect that you authentificate
yourself via the pop3 authentification routines.
This is the address of the pop3 server.
Here you have to enter the port number on which the pop3 server
expects pop3 connections. The standard port number is 110.
Enter your username for the pop3 server.
Enter the password for the pop3 server. Pay attention, this can
be a security hole. The user and password is stored in the
xsane.rc file in ~/.sane/xsane/xsane.rc. The password is
not stored in plain text but it is simple to reconstruct
the password from the entry in xsane.rc. If you enter
your pop3 password here make sure no one gets access
to your xsane.rc file.
Enter the program that shall be used to display a scanned
image when the show image button is pressed in the mail dialog.
The program has to be able to display png images.