Re: [PARPORT] LPTransfer

From: Tim Waugh (
Date: Sat Sep 01 2001 - 05:30:14 EDT

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    On Sat, Sep 01, 2001 at 01:09:46AM +0200, Alessandro Ronchi wrote:

    > I've made with some friends a program that sends files through the parallel
    > port without using the plip code. It runs quite fast, and it's similar to
    > fast pc linker or laplink DOS utilities (but that's a command line tool).
    > It anyone would download it, the url of the project is:

    What's the protocol? Incidentally, you might want to look at ppdev
    (<URL:>) and/or
    libieee1284 (<URL:>). It
    would be quite neat if your program didn't need to run as root but
    simply used /dev/parport0..


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