Re: [PARPORT] on installing Backpack

From: Tim Waugh (
Date: Fri May 03 2002 - 03:18:45 EDT

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    On Fri, May 03, 2002 at 09:05:34AM +0800, Carl C. von Bell wrote:

    > I am trying to install a Backpack CD-RW (model 192100) onto my
    > Mandrake 8.2 (using the P-port), but I do not know how to go about
    > it. I wrote the appropriate (I think) Google group (see below) but
    > got not a single answer. Maybe my question is shows everybody that
    > I am new to Linux, and therefore not worth bothering. :-) I scanned
    > through the messages in Google and also in this paraport group, but
    > I was overwhelmed by the stuff there. So, help, I am only looking
    > for simple instructions what to do, if there are such things
    > available. :-))

    You should just be able to put 'alias paride_protocol bpck6' in your
    /etc/modules.conf and have everything work automatically.


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