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ulpt -- USB printer support
ulpt* at uhub?
The ulpt driver provides support for Universal Serial Bus (USB) printers
that follow either the USB printer uni-directional or bi-directional pro-
Additional bits OR-ed in the minor device number with the unit number
select various features of the driver:
Minor Bit Function
0x40 Do not initialize (reset) the device on the port.
Some printers cannot handle the reset on open; in case of problems try
the ulpn device.
/dev/ulpt? USB printer with reset on open
/dev/ulpn? USB printer without reset on open
USB Device Class Definition for Printing Devices, USB Implementors Forum,
http://www.usb.org/developers/devclass_docs/usbprint11.pdf, January 2000.
The ulpt driver appeared in NetBSD 1.4.
NetBSD 7.1.2 May 16, 2009 NetBSD 7.1.2