A question on installing printer
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Mon Mar 8 05:31:51 PST 2004
Stephen Liu <satimis at icare.com.hk> writes:
> FreeBSD 5.2
> I am now configuring printer and aware that 'MAKEDEV' has been replaced with
> According to handbook I should run
> # ./MAKEDEV lpt0 (para port)
> whether to be replaced with
> # ./devfs -m lpt0
No, devfs should recognize the device on its own, without your having
to do anything. Is there a /dev/lpt0 already?
Also, see "man devfs".
Lowell Gilbert, embedded/networking software engineer, Boston area:
resume/CV at http://be-well.ilk.org:8088/~lowell/resume/
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