Re: Device driver for Printerport Error: IO region already in use
From: Tauno Voipio (tauno.voipio_at_iki.fi.NOSPAM.invalid)
Date: Mon, 28 Feb 2005 19:37:27 GMT
Nils Koehler wrote:
> Hi all,
> Istill try to write a devicedriver for the printerport,
> but i get the massage Errorcode for:
> IO region already in use
> Is it possible that it is occupied by the system?
> How can i get this I/O Range 0x378 - 0x37a
> If you have any idea for me?
> Kindest regards
> Nils Koehler
In addition to earlier:
You could try the parport driver. For details,
see the files /usr/src/linux/Documentation/parport*.txt
in the kernel sources, assuming the standard location
for the sources.
The advantage with the driver is that the parallel
port may be shared between the printer and the other
-- Tauno Voipio tauno voipio (at) iki fi