Re: [PARPORT] /lib/modules/2.2.3/misc/parport_pc.o: init_module: Device or resource busy

Thomas E. Ruth (
Sat, 13 Mar 1999 13:48:04 -0700

Actually, now, it's giving me the error message all the time (I just
rebooted too...)


Tim Waugh wrote:
> On Fri, 12 Mar 1999, Thomas Ruth wrote:
> > I am having great trouble getting the printer to work on my system. This
> > module loaded great earlier today and actually printed something. Then
> > it was autounloaded from the cron job that runs rmmod -a. Now, I get the
> > error in the Subject line every time it tries to load the module. I
> > don't know what or how it gets busy, but a reboot fixes the problem
> > normally. I don't want to have to reboot everytime I want to print
> > something new. Can you help me?
> Here is a patch that is intended to fix this very problem. Please tell me
> if it works for you.
> Thanks,
> Tim.

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