Re: lp: driver loaded but no devices found. (kernel 2.2.1)
Curt Daugaard wrote:
> This problem is common. I had it. I'm afraid I can't give you a short,
> straightforward answer about how to fix it. Along with help from
> debian-user, the best resource I found (besides parport.txt in the kernel
> sources docs) is this website:
> (courtesy of the Printing-HOWTO):
This happened to me too. I had my printer working in 2.2.1;
I recompiled to enable my cd-writer. Since then, I lost the
use of my parport. I have all the plug n play, and pc
hardware stuff enabled, (which is how I made it work
before). But I can't get my printer back. "lp driver
loaded but no devices found." Very weird...
> Good luck
> Curt Daugaard
> On Thu, Feb 18, 1999 at 09:33:25PM -0600, Steven J. Martin wrote:
> > Hi:
> > What do I need to do to get my printer working with the 2.2.1 kernel? I
> > have an NEC SuperScript 860 connected to my parallel port, and with the
> > 2.0.33 kernel all I did was answer enable the [*] Parallel printer
> > support option under `make menuconfig`.
> > I see the following in /var/log/messages when the kernel boots:
> > "lp: driver loaded but no devices found"
> > Thanks!
> > --
> > Steven J. Martin
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