Re: [PARPORT] problems with parallel port card

From: Tim Waugh (
Date: Tue May 22 2001 - 04:22:10 EDT

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    On Tue, May 22, 2001 at 09:50:42AM +0200, Ronnie Arosa wrote:

    > 0x278: FIFO is 16 bytes
    > Which parallel port is this relating to? On board or PCI parallel port??

    At 0x278 I would expect it to be the onboard port.

    > A IRQ conflict appears. Could this be the reason the parallel port don't
    > work?

    No. Firstly, that message seems to be nearly always wrong (and in
    newer kernels I think I removed it), and secondly parport doesn't yet
    use IRQs for parallel port PCI cards.


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