PLX Card Installation Error

Achilleas Kotsis akots
Fri Feb 7 06:51:42 PST 2003

> I did try the same PCMCIA card plugged in to the PCMCIA slot, it works
> excellent.
> But when I plug in my PCMCIA card on a PCI card (PLX) and then
> try install it gives me the above error.

If you have a PCMCIA card, then you don't have a PLX card.
You can use a PCI (or ISA) to PCMCIA bridge, but your PCMCIA card does not
become a PLX card.
You need to enable support for PCMCIA devices (in the kernel or with
pcmcia-cs) and treat your card as a PCMCIA card (use hostap_cs not

Achilleas Kotsis a.k.a. Achille
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