Subject: Re: lpt driver and abilities
To: Michael Graff <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 08/10/1996 23:13:29
Michael Graff writes:
> I propose the following letters be added for the following functions:
> lpt0p	Don't prime the device on initial open
> lpt0l	Automatically send a LF with CR
> lpt0pl	Both.
> The same for lpa0.
> Comments?

The numeral traditionally comes at the end to distinguish several
devices of a type.

I'd say do lptp0, not lpt0p.

Additionally, I think the chosen letters may be suboptimal...

Also, there is the fact that this is inconsistant with mt style device