Re: [PARPORT] parport_pc misidentifies SMC 37C951FR on Compaq Armada

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Wed Jun 20 2001 - 18:00:35 EDT

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    > Linux is not very good at detecting the parallel port type and
    > will only catch up to Windows when PNPBIOS will be integrated
    > to 2.4.x.

    Its in 2.4.5-ac, including a nice pnpbios_find_device type API matching the
    PCI one.

    It should be in 2.4 proper soon enough

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