Bug 9076 - Does not recognize a HP 895 Cse Inkjet Print
Does not recognize a HP 895 Cse Inkjet Print
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Bernhard Rosenkraenzer
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Reported: 2000-02-02 14:56 EST by aamis
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-02-02 14:59:30 EST
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Description aamis 2000-02-02 14:56:13 EST
I have been using RedHat 5.2 for sometime. It recognizes that there is a
printer on lp1 and allows me to configure the printer as HP Deskjet/Plus,
no problem. I went to RedHat 6.1 and it no longer recognizes that a
printer of any sort is connected to the parallel port, generally lp1. What
can I do to get the same printer support in 6.1 that I had in 5.2?


Alan Amis  email:aamis@telogy.com
Comment 1 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2000-02-02 14:59:59 EST
It's actually a bug in the installer - it forgets to add the line
      alias parport_lowlevel parport_pc
to /etc/conf.modules.

You can solve the problem by adding this line manually.

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