Another Really Dumb Question regarding printers.

Jerry Feldman gaf at
Sun Feb 6 21:54:38 EST 2000

I wish that was true, but with the 2.2.13 kernel, it was definitely lp0. I 
did try /dev/lp1 though. Both the old disk and new disk have the exact same 
kernel and modules.
"James R. Van Zandt" wrote:
> Jerry -
> >Even copying a file to /dev/lp0 yields nothing. 
> The name of the first parallel port changed to /dev/lp1 in recent kernels.
> You might try that.
Jerry Feldman <gaf at>
Boston Linux and Unix user group

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