[ubuntu] scanner suddenly not working after installing sane from git

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Okay so I bought a Kodak all in one printer/scanner/copier and was able to get a driver for the printer to work, but not the scanner; so I kept my old hp 3-in-1 so I could scan and it was working great. Thing is I think when I tried installing sane from the git repository because it supposively would allow the Kodak scanner to work, now the hp scanner won't be detected. How do I get back to the sane I had before git? Just an apt-get purge and then apt-get install probably won't work, it will just install the same downloaded git version, I think. Or if this isn't because I installed the git (Hardware)