Re: [PARPORT] Printing problems

From: Tim Waugh (
Date: Wed Mar 08 2000 - 16:39:11 EST

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    On Wed, 8 Mar 2000, Ramiro Amaya wrote:

    > I am new in this list and new using linux. I am trying to print but
    > everytime I configure the printers linux can not find the ports
    > lp0,lp1,lp2. I tried cat file.txt > /dev/lp0 but without success. I
    > checked the output from dmesg and at the bottom i found this line:
    > "lp: driver loaded but no devices found".can anybody there help me
    > with this? Thanks

    Add 'alias parport_lowlevel parport_pc' to /etc/conf.modules (or
    /etc/modules.conf, whichever file you have), make sure lp, parport_probe
    and parport are unloaded (use rmmod) and try again.


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