Printing issue in Fedora 16

Kalpa Pathum Welivitigoda callkalpa at
Mon Dec 26 03:14:25 UTC 2011

2011/12/26 Sérgio Basto <sergio at>:
> On Mon, 2011-12-26 at 07:01 +0530, Kalpa Pathum Welivitigoda wrote:
>> But the parallel port one is
>> not detected such and the ports listed for installation are serial
>> port 1 and serial port 2
> parallel port and serial port are different , serial ports are for old
> modems and very old mouses before PS/2, not used anymore in nowadays.
> But what is the problem? gedit print to usb printer isn't it?

usb connected one is printed fine. The problem is with the parallel
port connected one.

> May be you miss support for parallel ports in kernel at Fedora 14/15, I
> know that parallel port still detected and working.

It seems that the parallel port connected one is not detected.

> regards,
> --
> Sérgio M. B.

Best Regards,

Kalpa Pathum Welivitigoda

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