Re: [PARPORT] Question about adding a second parrell port.

From: Tim Waugh (
Date: Fri Jun 16 2000 - 03:36:45 EDT

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    On Thu, Jun 15, 2000 at 03:18:23PM -0400, John Morey wrote:

    > I have a box running RedHat-6.2 that I need to add a second parrell
    > port to but it does not have any ISA slots. I have tried adding a
    > SIIG CyberParallel PCI card but I have been unable to get it to
    > work. The device not configured error that I got when cating a file
    > to /dev/lp1 went away but now the cat command just hangs and nothing
    > prints. Should the SIIG card be able to work with RedHat-6.2? If
    > it should be able to work is there a document that would help me set
    > it up? If it just will not work what are my other options to get a
    > second parrell port on a box that does not have any ISA slots.

    What do 'uname -r' and 'lspci -nv' say?


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