Re: [PARPORT] ppdev question

From: Tim Waugh (
Date: Thu Mar 01 2001 - 11:06:20 EST

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    On Thu, Mar 01, 2001 at 04:01:03PM +0100, stef wrote:

    > correctly the parallel port. From the tests I done, it seems that
    > ppdev lets you claim the port even if it is used by lp.

    The port is "in use by lp" only for a short period of time during
    printing. That way it is possible to use two devices on the same port
    at "the same" time.


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