Re: [PARPORT] EPP not detected by parport

From: David Euresti (
Date: Mon Oct 07 2002 - 18:34:30 EDT

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    I am truly very sorry about sending this email three times. My mail
    client was acting up and kept crashing.


    On 02:10PM Monday, 10/07/02, David Euresti wrote:
    > Hello,
    > I'm currently trying to get a zip drive running on my Dell
    > Optiplex GX260. It works fine in PS/2 mode but I would like to make
    > it work in EPP mode. Unfortunately EPP mode does not show up in
    > /proc/sys/dev/parport0/modes. I've changed my BIOS to EPP and ECP and
    > AT and none of them actually changes what happens. I've traced the
    > problem to the Intel Bug Check in EPP_supported, but what does that
    > mean? Is EPP really not supported on my machine or is it that Linux
    > can't detect it? As in could I still use it using inb and outb?
    > Thanks,
    > David

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