Before anyone picks me up on this I have read Arceye’s stuff but it is a bit beyond my computing capabilities at this time. October 29th, 4. August 7th, 2. I’ll try to test the latest upstream kernel and let you know. All times are GMT
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Configuring a Parallel Port on a Linux Host
Installed on days ago InstallationMedia: October 27th, 7. All times are GMT September 12th, 9. Nothing seemed to happen, and when I looked in the Document Print Status, it showed my document with a size of 13k I’ve been accused of writing long sentences but that doesn’t seem rightand the status just says “Processing.
Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Find More Posts by markush. It seems that when installing the driver it created ttyD0 to ttyD7 in the dev directory. Thanks for all the help testing, and your patience.
Re: Wheezy and parallel port
Before you reboot your system, you still need to edit a couple of files so you can keep printing when the system parallell restarted. Again, thanks much for pointing me to the CUPS page. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google.
Since you can print directly i. As you can see, my system sees the card and identified the parallel port. As of printing, it is done with cups.
Your linux installation is seeing the port and loading the appropriate modules. I’ve also lort this new kernel, it is not working on my system.
Here it is my output from the patched kernel http: Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. It can be downloaded from: By the way, there were two serial ports listed used the same card. Having a problem logging in? If so, can you also collect a dmesg paeallel lspci -vvnnn while running my patched test kernel, posted in comment 15? The name of the configuration file depends on the Linux distribution you are using. I couldn’t “Make” or “compile” anything from the driver.
portscan – detecting parallel port? – Ask Ubuntu
You should also consider doing the lsmod commands on the working old PC to see what modules are loaded there. I guess any parallel port-to USB converter that is sold to connect a printer to an USB port could work as a console cable, and we will just provide a proper male-to-male 25 pin wiring adaptor.
I’ll debiian it monday.
Unfortunatly, it didn’t work. View LQ Wiki Contributions. I hope this makes more sense to you, I’do not understand anything. However, the following how-to solved my problem without using any driver! Had this working with lot of researching epace this