[Linux-parport] Can't Claim Port

Andreas Stricker andreas.stricker at fela.ch
Mon Sep 29 02:29:44 EDT 2008

Michael.Schmidt at L-3com.com schrieb:
>   if (ioctl (fd, PPCLAIM)) {
>     perror ("PPCLAIM");
>     close (fd);
>     return 1;
>   }
>   PPCLAIM: No such device or address

Usually this error is triggered, when the device could not be registered.
dmesg usually shows a more detailed message.

Regards, Andy

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