On Wednesday 14 May 2003 03:07 pm, Lars-Göran Andersson wrote:
> it seems as if parport has a problem in finding my printer. I'm running
> SuSE 8.1 and using CUPS for
> printing and it does not simply work. I might have considered some sort
> of hardware problem (I'm
> using a Compax Presario 5670) if it was not for the reason that
> everything is working splendedly when
> I start my SuSE 7.2 system on the very same machine :-( . When looking
> at /proc/dev/parport/parport0
> I can see that the only difference is the value of 'modes', which is
> PCSPP,EPP for my 7.2 system and
> and only PCSPP for the 8.1 system.
> Any hint?
Are the kernel releases between 7.2 and 8.1 different?
The 8.1 kernel might not have the appropriate parallel port stuff turned on or
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