Re: [PARPORT] Trouble writing driver

From: Tim Waugh (
Date: Thu Jan 09 2003 - 09:32:54 EST

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    On Thu, Jan 09, 2003 at 02:25:30PM +0100, wrote:

    > I am sitting here with the device our hardware guru made,
    > coupled to the port. The port is ECP, and the device is EPP,
    > and I cannot get anything to work, and have hanged the machine
    > several times, using outb() commands and similar.
    > Having read stuff from the web through several days, I am more
    > confused than informed.
    > So, how can I make a simple userland program that communicates with
    > our prototype EPP device? I am sitting at an Dell Inspiron 4100 which
    > do not have an EPP modus in BIOS, so I use ECP instead.

    Have you tried using libieee1284?


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