for kernel 2.6 and yenta, what to have in /etc/sysconfig/pcmcia?

Dominik Brodowski linux at
Fri Oct 3 00:01:23 BST 2003

On Thu, Oct 02, 2003 at 01:53:53PM -0700, Mr. Mailing List wrote:
> Ok, pcmcia does not beep or auto start on  insert of
> card or anything with kernel 2.6.  If i modprobe
> yenta_socket, then restart pcmcia, then i can use my
> card.  but i know with 2.6 it switched from module
> yenta to yenta_socket, so doesn't that mean beeping
> and auto starting things should work as before if i
> change it to PCIC=yenta_socket in /etc/sysconfig/pcmcia?

It's still the module "yenta_socket" which has to be loaded, same
as in 2.4. The name only changed internally to the kernel. So you 
shouldn't have to change anything in /etc/sysconfig/pcmcia.


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