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[Lcdproc] how to use LCDproc AND printer


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  • From: maillist AT andieh.de (Andreas Fürtig)
  • Subject: [Lcdproc] how to use LCDproc AND printer
  • Date: Thu Mar 17 12:32:01 2005

ok, thank you

it works now. first load parport_pc, then lp with parameter parport=3D1 and=
then=20
the LCDd.

fine! thanks

andieh

On Thursday 17 March 2005 12:11, Andr=E9s Trapanotto wrote:
> Hi Andreas!
>
> It doesn't matters if you are using ppdev or io to access the
> parallel port. The thing is that you have to tell lp to just use the pci
> parallel port. You can find appropiate information in the kernel tree.
> Then you'll have to configure lcdproc to use the on-board parallel por=
t.
>
> Good luck!
>
> Andreas F=FCrtig escribi=F3:
> >i want the display work on the onboard controller. but i only want, that
> > they work. i can change the cables :)
> >
> >i'm using archlinux with kernel 2.6-bla. is there a chance, that
> > parport_pc blocks only one port? because after loading the modul, lcdpr=
oc
> > doesnt work anymore.
> >
> >can you tell me, whats ppdev or pci pp?
> >
> >thanks for your help!
> >
> >greetz andieh




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