hostap_cs module autoload at startup

Elaine Tsiang YueLien et
Thu Oct 23 09:35:05 PDT 2003

Try removing orinoco_cs.o from under your /lib/modules tree (saving it
in whatever way you like). That's how I solved a similar problem. It
worked but maybe not the best solution.

HTH, since I just re-subscribed and did not trace back this

On Thu, 2003-10-23 at 00:53, Anand S. Katti wrote:
> >Did you restart cardmgr after thus?
> I did restart, but still loads orinoco driver.
> >If you see hostap_cs module in lsmod output, the system is able load it.
> I restart the pcmcia services, and there is no hostap_cs in lsmod.
> >Based on your description, it looks like
> >pcmcia-cs configuration is still using orinoco_cs
> Yes exactly,
> > and the only thing you
> >need to change is that configuration. hostap_cs.conf should include the
> >suitable entries for most cards.
> I have included output "cardctl ident" to the end of the hostap_cs.conf
> file.
> Then restarted the pcmcia services, still i see in iwconfig wlan0 is not
> up.
> >If not, please send 'cardctl ident'
> >output when the card is inserted so that it can be added to the file.
>   product info: "INTERSIL", "HFA384x/IEEE", "Version 01.02", ""
>   manfid: 0x0156, 0x0002
>   function: 6 (network)
> The card is surecomm.
> After all this ,  i still see the orinoco_cs.o module is loaded.
> I compiled the hostap in another machine and tranfered hostap_cs.o
> hostap.o modules to /lib/modules/2.4.18-14/pcmcia/ .
> copied hostap_cs.conf to /etc/pcmcia
> copied output of cardctl ident to teh end of hostap_cs.conf.
> Please tell me what else shud i do ?
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