Re: Foolish Me...
> It's correct. My laptop has the bidirectional/spp/ecp/epp stuff in
> it that can be set by the bios on boot. I've also got a book that
> states that if you can read back what you wrote to the port, then
> it's a non-bidirectional port, and if you read back something different
> than what you wrote, then it's bi-directional.
Have you used the QuickCam in bi-directional mode? What's involved,
and how does it work? Neither of my ports are bi-directional, and I
can't test it. I've got an ASUS P55TP4XE here that I'll be putting in
my system, hopefully later this week, but until then I'm stuck with
I assume there's some command to set bi-directional mode in the camera,
and then full bytes are read from the data port, with a similar
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