[Linux-parport] libieee1284 open/claim gives ppdev error

Tim Waugh twaugh at redhat.com
Wed Mar 17 18:54:27 GMT 2004

On Wed, Mar 17, 2004 at 04:52:08PM +0100, christian.braun at ch.abb.com wrote:

> as I experienced earlier when I was using the libieee1284.
> There is however no other program running at that time which I know of 
> that uses the parallel port and could therefore block it.

If there is another kernel module registered on the port that will
prevent you getting exclusive access.  Is lp loaded?

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