Date: Sun Jun 11 2000 - 13:29:31 EDT

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    On Sun, 11 Jun 2000, Richard Greaney wrote:

    >Has anyone here done anything with PLIP? I'm trying to get modprobe to
    >install the module, but it just gives me the same error message I always
    >get (no matter which machine or distribution) "init_module: device or
    >resource busy"

    Try to free parport first.
    e.g. specify in


    alias parport_lowlevel parport_pc
    options parport_pc io=0x378,0x278 irq=7,none
    options plip parport=0
    options lp parport=1

    Worked fine for me.

    Sincerely yours, Roman Suzi

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