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How to access the I/O bits of PCI printer card?

How can I have a direct access to I/O pins of parallel port of the above PCI card from user context under Linux? Output of lspci: lspci -vvvxxxs 03:06.0 03:06.0 Serial controller: TXIC Device 5073 (...
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Generating PPS (pulse-per-second) on Linux

Has anybody successfully used the pps_gen_parport kernel module to generate PPS on a PC's printer output port? The module has been marked as broken almost since it appeared in the kernel at 2.6.38, on ...
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Reading from a Parallel Port Tape Drive using paraide

I have some old QIC-80/DC-2120 tapes in storage that I wanted to pull the data off of. Although the original Colorado 250MB drives can be found on eBay, I didn't have any machines with a floppy ...
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Page not printed by Laserjet 5L / 6L until next page is sent (USB parallel port)

I have a Laserjet 5L (and 6L) connected to a Debian machine. It's detected correctly, but strangely, a page sent to the printer is not actually printed until the next page is sent. Same result by ...
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