usb/103046: [patch] ulpt event driven I/O with select(2) and
rob at cissp.org.uk
Mon Oct 2 01:23:06 PDT 2006
Hans Petter Selasky wrote:
> On Sunday 01 October 2006 22:37, Rob Mason wrote:
>> You've just made a frustrated sysadmin very happy! Your ulpt code works
>> perfectly with the HP1022 LasetJet (6-STABLE + CUPS 1.2 + foo2zjs
>> drivers). Previously this printer would not work. Now been carrying
>> out heavy duty printing for the past few days with no probs...
>> Is this ulpt code likely to make it into 6-STABLE any time soon???
> Most likely the code will hit 7-CURRENT after Christmas. I am not sure if it
> will get backported.
That's a real shame - there must be hundreds of frustrated users out
there with apparently non-supported USB printers. Personally I've seen
a number of postings in various forums where users have hit this problem
and have turned elsewhere (other OSes) for the solution. I'm ashamed to
say that this issue forced me to use Ubuntu for Samba Print/File
services over the past few months - and I only stumbled across your FBSD
solution by accident!
I'm happy to carry out any ulpt testing you may require - just drop me a
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