spurious 8259A interrupt : IRQ7 + motherboard

Ian Molton spyro at f2s.com
Thu Jan 16 18:37:06 PST 2003

On Fri, 17 Jan 2003 01:28:14 +0000 (UTC)
jrh29 at po.cwru.edu (Justin Hibbits) wrote:

> > What about disabling the parallel port if you don't have anything
> > plugged into the parallel port?
> Just build parallel port support in as a module, and load it when you
> plug something in.  An interrupt shouldn't occur unless the interrupt
> is handled.

I think thats what the 'spurious' is supposed to mean, dude ;-)

For reference - I have parport support as a module and get the warning

its just noise, ignore it.
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