Re: [PARPORT] what's happening

From: Tim Waugh (
Date: Wed Mar 15 2000 - 07:58:02 EST

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    On Mon, 13 Mar 2000, hskoo wrote:

    > And when prompted for driver disk, I inserted the 'paride-dd.img' disk
    > and selected 'other cd-rom' and 'parallel-port IDE CDROM'. But after a
    > while, I was going back to the former window again and again, and the
    > message '/dev/..device or resource busy' and the like on the bottom of
    > window. What's happening? (I've got a Backpack parallel-port cd-rom
    > rewriter( N.190130)

    Can you check for kernel messages (I think Alt-F4 should do that)? If you
    have a type 6 drive rather than type 5, it won't work. :-(


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