Re: [PARPORT] Parallel Zip100 drive problems, more details...

From: Tim Waugh (
Date: Thu Apr 06 2000 - 10:22:13 EDT

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    On Thu, 6 Apr 2000, Jeff Perkel wrote:

    > I wrote yesterday about the problems that I was having with my Zip100
    > drive under Linux 2.2.13. To whit: I can mount the drive as root by
    > using insmod parport, insmod ppa, but I want to be able to mount
    > without insmod (i.e., by having kmod automagically load the ppa and
    > parport modules). Here are details.

    Oh, I see what you mean. Use 'alias scsi_hostadapter ppa' if you don't
    have any other SCSI host adapters in the system.

    Does that help?


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