Re: [PARPORT] Red Hat 6.1 on Thinkpad 600 does not find /dev/lp0?

Per Hammarlund (
Wed, 1 Dec 1999 07:16:08 -0800 (PST)

   Date: Wed, 1 Dec 1999 14:45:01 +0000 (GMT)
   From: Tim Waugh <>

   On Mon, 29 Nov 1999, Per Hammarlund wrote:

> lp: driver loaded but no devices found
> Any ideas what I need to configure?

   echo post-install parport /sbin/modprobe parport_pc >> /etc/conf.modules

OK, thanks. That would have been easier; I made it work by recompiling the
kernel and adding parport_pc etc. I alse installed the latest version of


PS. To get my HP deskjet 722 printer to work I also had to install pbm2ppa
(the other ppa package :-) and rewrite some of the rhs filters.

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