please help with 2.6 and pcmcia auto stuff
proski at gnu.org
Wed Oct 15 18:50:48 BST 2003
On Wed, 15 Oct 2003, Mr. Mailing List wrote:
> ok, to get my wpc11 working with 2.6, rh9 i have to
> modprobe yenta-socket after boot
> then restart pcmcia services.
> in 2.4, it would beep on boot, and do all this
> automatically. if i inserted a card, it would start
> it automatically.
> how to get it like 2.4?
I don't know why these kernels work differently for you, but I suggest
that you check file /etc/sysconfig/pcmcia and make sure that you have
PCIC=yenta_socket there. Note the underscore. Linux 2.6 doesn't
distinguish between underscores and dashes, but Linux 2.4 does.
Next step is to run "/etc/rc.d/init.d/pcmcia start" without the module and
figure out why it's not loaded. "set -x" is your friend.
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