Robotics and parallel ports

Isaac T Alston sleepingeliminator at
Thu Dec 15 20:22:31 CET 2005

Basically, I'm thinking about building a robot which can be controlled by
programs which I write, I'm going to interface to the robot through the
parallel port (like in this tutorial here: However, I know that this
will probably need to be done in low level C. Now, although I can code in
C, I don't particularly want to :-) , instead I'd like to use Python. I'm
wondering, is there any way I can access the parallel port and the kernel
module parport using Python?

Many thanks.



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