On Mon, Mar 08, 2004 at 10:54:46PM +0800, Stephen Liu wrote: > > > FreeBSD 5.2 > > > > > > I am now configuring printer and aware that 'MAKEDEV' has been replaced > > > with 'devfs' > > > > > > According to handbook I should run > > > > > > # ./MAKEDEV lpt0 (para port) > > > > > > whether to be replaced with > > > > > > # ./devfs -m lpt0 > > > > The device should be created automatically if your kernel detects the > > device. > > Hi Kris, > > Tks for your response. > > # grep ppc0 /var/run/dmesg.boot > ppc0 port 0x778-0x77b,0x378-0x37f irq 7 drq 3 on acpi0 > ppc0: SMC-like chipset (ECP/EPP/PS2/NIBBLE) in COMPATIBLE mode > ppc0: FIFO with 16/16/7 bytes threshold > ppbus0: <Parallel port bus> on ppc0 > > I suppose lpt0 is supported.
If your kernel detects it it will be listed in the dmesg: lpt0: <Printer> on ppbus0 lpt0: Interrupt-driven port Kris
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