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Old 08-16-2003, 12:29 AM   #1
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internal iomega ZIP 100 problem

I installed MDK 9.1 on my PC where I had a iomega ZIP 100 internal reader
the first time I start my PC I need more than 2 minutes to be able to get the data of the disk then the further opening are OK How can I fix the problem
the answer to my check is as follows :

[root@localhost jean]# insmod ppa

Using /lib/modules/2.4.21-0.13mdk/kernel/drivers/scsi/ppa.o.gz
/lib/modules/2.4.21-0.13mdk/kernel/drivers/scsi/ppa.o.gz: unresolved symbol parport_unregister_device_R76e8567d
/lib/modules/2.4.21-0.13mdk/kernel/drivers/scsi/ppa.o.gz: unresolved symbol parport_enumerate_Rb019f67c
/lib/modules/2.4.21-0.13mdk/kernel/drivers/scsi/ppa.o.gz: unresolved symbol parport_register_device_Rf6150a17
/lib/modules/2.4.21-0.13mdk/kernel/drivers/scsi/ppa.o.gz: unresolved symbol parport_release_Re630d383
/lib/modules/2.4.21-0.13mdk/kernel/drivers/scsi/ppa.o.gz: unresolved symbol parport_claim_R91004644
[root@localhost jean]#

thanks for your help
Old 08-16-2003, 01:25 AM   #2
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Are you sure this is a parallel port device? I thought internal zip drives were IDE or SCSI. Try this:

% cat /proc/ide/hd*/model

Any sign of your ZIP drive?


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