[Linux-parport] The Intel parport bug
leo at alaxarxa.net
Fri Jun 17 04:34:08 EDT 2011
A Dijous, 16 de juny de 2011, Adam Baker va escriure:
> The reason I gave up on trying to get this into the mainline kernel was
> because I binned the only hardware I had that used EPP and I needed at least
> one and preferably more people to confirm this was an effective fix for a
> world problem, not just something that happened to once work for me.
Well, I can confirm that this patch works. I have tested it in two kind of
boxes, both Dell: Optiplex 745 and Optiplex GX620.
Also, I have included Jona Forsslund (sorry Jones, if you are not interested
delete the mail) that report this solution in some hardware that he has to
make EPP mode avalible. 
> As the parport driver is currently orphaned you need to post a patch to the
> LKML if you want to get it included in mainline but if your prepared to do
> some testing that would be the best solution for everyone.
Which kind of test? without the patch, when EPP mode is disable and with the
EPP mode is enable. Also, I have tried to write a EPP message and seems that
Linux User 152692
More information about the Linux-parport