[rescue] New acquisition... (AIX)
mcguire at neurotica.com
Sat Apr 3 10:34:58 CST 2004
On Apr 3, 2004, at 11:28 AM, Carl R. Friend wrote:
>> The daisy-wheel is straight 9600bps RS232.
> Nice. Those make fantastic correspondence printers.
They really do. The only problem is the noise. :-(
>> Uhh... *rummage* it's badge says it's an LXY01, and it also has a
>> "Printronics P300" badge on it. It's quite a handsome machine, with
>> shocks on the lid, even. :)
> That's going to be the DataProducts interface. You can drive it
> using an LP-11 or workalike. I may even have the pinout someplace;
> I'll need to look.
I wonder if NetBSD has a driver for an LPV11 board...Jon could throw
together a MicroVAX-II and use it as a print server, handling the LXY01
and whatever other printers he has. That would be *nice*.
Dave McGuire "PC users only know two 'solutions'...
Cape Coral, FL reboot and upgrade." -Jonathan Patschke
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