FYI: Debian & DWL-650P

Aise Johan De Jong ajdejong
Fri Jul 2 12:46:00 PDT 2004

On Mon, 28 Jun 2004, Pavel Roskin wrote:

> On Thu, 24 Jun 2004, AP-Research wrote:
> > <quote who="Aise Johan De Jong">
> >> The only minor problem I'm having is that the first time I try
> >> prism2_srec -gs wlan0 pm0101020.hex
> >> after I insert the card it usually doesn't succeed. However, after doing a
> >> few random things, like "hostap_diag wlan0" (which gives an error at
> >> this point), and/or "cardctl eject 0"+"modprobe hostap_cs"+"cardctl insert
> >> 0" and/or "/etc/init.d/pcmcia restart", it works.
> This may be a motherboard problem.  In my case, similar problems were
> fixed by enabling PCI quirks for the motherboard.

OK, thanks. I just compiled 2.6.7 and recompiled hostap and the problem
seems to have gone away!  The only change I made in the configuration was
to turn off CONFIG_BLK_DEV_PIIX, which I had set to y for some reason in

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