axnet_cs and udev

David Hinds dhinds at
Mon Mar 8 08:23:14 GMT 2004

On Mon, Mar 08, 2004 at 03:46:54PM +0000, Russell King wrote:
> That'll be a race between cardmgr and hotplug.  Hotplug now has the
> responsibility to bring up network devices, so your PCMCIA network
> script (/etc/pcmcia/network) should ignore the 'start' action.
> I thought most distributions already do this.  Red Hat certainly
> do because the same behaviour exists in 2.4 kernels.

The scripts in the current pcmcia-cs package should do the right thing
automatically.  But the installation script will not automatically
replace an existing set of scripts.  You may have to explicitly delete
network and network.opts from /etc/pcmcia.

-- Dave

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