RELENG7 using lpt causes panic

Adrian Wontroba aw1 at
Thu Jan 10 18:33:54 PST 2008

On Tue, Jan 08, 2008 at 08:36:52PM -0500, John Baldwin wrote:
> As mentioned on current@, there is a sort of quick-hack patch available for
> testing at and you can
> see the post to current@ for more details.  I chose a quick-hack approach
> for now as it is less risky than more proper fixes for ppbus/lpt/etc.

John's message on current@ is <200801081939.42297.jhb at> "A
quick and dirty lpt patch..".

The patch, applied to a recent RELENG7 kernel source, worked for me. It
would be good if others who have the problem tried it and reported back
to John.

Adrian Wontroba
We'll cross that bridge when we come back to it later.

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