Re: [PARPORT] simulating a printer

Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo (
Fri, 9 Oct 1998 20:54:24 -0200 (EDT)

On Fri, 9 Oct 1998, Philip Blundell wrote:

> >know if it' s possible to do the reverse printer handshake. To do that you
> >should hope that the parallel port is able to use ACK and BUSY line as
> >output and not as an input as usual (sure not using NORMAL-MODE I
> >think...). I don' t know if it' s possible because I only know how
> It's not on most hardware.

ok, do you know one that allows this? :)

> p.

                                       - Arnaldo

"These are questions for action,
   not speculation, which is idle." - Noam Chomsky

-- To unsubscribe, send mail to: --
-- with the single word "unsubscribe" in the body of the message. --

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.0b3 on Wed 30 Dec 1998 - 10:18:33 EST