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Old 08-24-2004, 04:30 PM   #1
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PCI Parallel Port Card

Does anybody know a PCI parallel port card compatible with linux?
Old 08-25-2004, 08:48 AM   #2
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PCI Parallel ports are a fairly standard piece of equipment. I'd be suprised if you could find one that didn't work, though that's not to say that they don't exist.

I bought a generic one from Maplin Electronics (A UK high-street electronics retailer, order code UW66W), and it worked fine.


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