Re: [PARPORT] How should I load ppdev?

From: Tim Waugh (
Date: Wed May 30 2001 - 06:06:26 EDT

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    On Wed, May 30, 2001 at 12:00:22PM +0200, Ronnie Arosa wrote:

    > If ppdev loaded (as it is), shouldn't it be an entry for ppdev in
    > /proc/sys/dev/parport/parport0/devices

    Not, not unless it's actually using the port at the instant that you
    look at the devices procdir.

    > I've specified irq = 11 when I load the module but the irq file shows
    > -1. ??

    How have you specified it, and what does 'dmesg' say? Is this still
    the Oxsemi card?


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