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Re: Printers not working after upgrade to NetBSD 4.0
On 20 Jan 2008, at 22:30, Tom Spindler wrote:
> > I upgraded my server to NetBSD-4 and find I can no longer print.
> > Reason is the ports are now different lpts from before upgrade. I'm
> > in a real hurry to get some printing done. What's quickest way to get
> > back to same lpts?
> You can change your kernel config to hardwire the ports:
> lpt0 at puc? port ?
> lpt1 at isa? port 0x378 irq 7
> > Swapping lpts in printcap appears to have worked, is that all I need
> > to do?
> Or you can do that.
I'll compile a new kernel as I suspect com ports may have changed as
well. I was previously on a custom kernel from NetBSD-3 when generic
wasn't bootable with this hardware and had updated ok up to 4.0RC2
still on custom kernel but completely forgot with last update.
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