On Wed, 18 Jun 2003, Thomas T. Veldhouse wrote: > I posted this in April and received no response. However, this has been an > ongoing issue since at least 2001 (where I found the first reference to this > trouble via Google). > > The problem seems to be that the FreeBSD USB LPT driver (even with no-reset) > is somehow dropping the first bits of the data stream, causing a page full > of trash to be printed prior to the actual print job. I have no verified > this problem with 5.1-RELEASE as well.
FWIW, I had similar problems with USB printer and 4.7. Inserting a sleep(1) between opening the device and the first write proved to be a sufficient workaround. $.02, /Mikko _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"