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Re: cannot setup HP7200 anymore

>To: cdwrite@other.debian.org

>I was suddenly hit by recent changes in linux. I tried today to use my
>old HP 7200  parallel port CD-Writer and there is no  way I could make
>it appear as scsi device. I manage to load all the modules and I get 

>pg: pg version 1.02, major 97
>pg0: Sharing parport0 at 0x378
>pg0: epat 1.02, Shuttle EPAT chip  c6 at 0x378, mode 5 (EPP-32), delay
>pg0: HP CD-Writer+ 7200, slave

>but when  I try  to load  ide-scsi I can't  see it  as SCSI  device. I
>wanted to try  the new ide-cd interface but don't  know how pg0 should
>be addressed. I'm  pretty desperate. Why things that  WERE working are
>broken  now. Who  is so  stupid to  do this?  Sorry for  that  but I'm
>getting pretty desperate. 

The apripriate driver is "pg", not ide-scsi ..... Linux confusion....

99% of all HP CD-Writer+ 7200 are dead now.


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