Re: Parallel Ports
On Sun, 16 Jan 2005, Clive Menzies wrote:
> On (15/01/05 15:26), Jacob S wrote:
> > On Sat, 15 Jan 2005 19:28:00 +0000
> > Stephen Patterson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > Yea, but aren't those a couple hundred bucks a piece? I know I've seen
> > single port JetDirects go for $150. And since Linux can handle the
> > networking part anyway, I like to go the cheaper route. :-)
since the parallel port is in a linux box ... you dont need jetdirect ??
a reg parallel port is about $5-$20 ...
( lots of surplus/used pc stores have um for $5
any pci-based parallel port should work
- just watch out for the jumper setting for lpt0, lpt1, lpt2,...