parallel port printer: interrupt storm & system slowdown with 6.2-release

Jost Menke cyberlab at
Sat Feb 3 17:35:39 UTC 2007

On Fri, 02 Feb 2007 18:32:05 +0100, Roland Smith <rsmith at> wrote:

> Put the parallel port in polling mode with 'lptcontrol -p'. Or by
> putting 'hint.ppc.0.flags="0x28"' in /boot/device.hints, and reboot.
> Roland

I already tried all the lptcontrol modes, including "-p", without success.  
Any other ideas?

Jost Menke

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