[Coco] Coco printer primer...

Neil Morrison neilsmorr at hotpop.com
Thu Feb 16 13:30:09 EST 2006

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Brian Blake" <random_rodder at yahoo.com>

> I'm guessing that when using the printer mode of the bit banger is send 
> only and makes no use of the RS232's bi-directional capability.

No. NotBusy is used.

> Looking at the back of the Coco, here is how I see the connections (and 
> PLEASE correct me if I am wrong):

> 2 -   /Printer Busy                                    Still trying to 
> figure this one out...

This signal is used to prevent the computer sending another line before the 
first one is printed. '/' means Not.


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