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Re: [PBML] Parallel port, again

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  • Charles K. Clarkson
    ... I did a pretty exhaustive search and couldn t find anything about parallel ports under windows/dos. Looks like you ll have to create the
    Message 1 of 1 , Jul 2, 2001
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      : --- In perl-beginner@y..., "Charles K. Clarkson" <c_clarkson@h...>
      : wrote:
      : > <steve@b...>
      : > :
      : > : Surely our assembler program will compile under linux?
      : > :
      : > :
      : > : Steve
      : > : Webmaster/Programmer
      : > :
      : > :
      : > : ----- Original Message -----
      : > : From: <ykep@h...>
      : > : To: <perl-beginner@y...>
      : > : Sent: Saturday, June 30, 2001 7:18 AM
      : > : Subject: [PBML] Parallel port
      : > :
      : > :
      : > : > HI, everyone.
      : > : >
      : > : > I want to control parallel port, sending each data to
      : > : > datapin ( pin2-9 ) and reading from signal pin, i
      : > : > guess that's a 'raw' control, so how exactly do i
      : > : > do that with perl from linux ? I'm just recently
      : > : > learn perl, so could you give me an example.
      : > : > I can do that from windows/dos using assembler,
      : > : > but i really need to do that using perl, or is there
      : > : > a way to use assembler or c from perl ?
      : >
      : > I think someone asked about serial ports a few months
      : > back and found a module on CPAN that did the trick. Have
      : > you tried: http://search.cpan.org/.
      : >
      : > HTH,
      : > Charles K. Clarkson
      : > Clarkson Energy Homes, Inc.
      :
      : I've read about controlling serial port using perl, but i really have
      : to use parallel port, so unless that module can be used in parallel
      : port, i will need to ask for more help.
      :

      I did a pretty exhaustive search and couldn't find
      anything about parallel ports under windows/dos. Looks
      like you'll have to create the module yourself. The
      inline modules http://search.cpan.org/search?dist=Inline
      and XS allow you to use c with perl.

      HTH,
      Charles K. Clarkson
      Clarkson Energy Homes, Inc.

      Is there another word for synonym?
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