Re: [PARPORT] Computer hangs when outb'ing to parport

From: Tim Waugh (
Date: Tue Sep 30 2003 - 07:40:29 EDT

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    On Tue, Sep 30, 2003 at 12:50:58PM +0200, Christian Reitwiessner wrote:

    > Perhaps it would be better to use the parport module, but i do not
    > know how to get/if it is possible to get full control about all
    > output and input lines.

    It is possible -- I'm not sure why you think it isn't (could you
    explain?). You can prevent other drivers from using the same port by
    just never releasing it; if you do this, make sure to register with
    the EXCL flag for exclusive access.


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