[ANOTHER BUG? kernel 2.6.32] 3com 3c562 card can't access CIS

Dominik Brodowski linux at dominikbrodowski.net
Tue Dec 29 11:59:27 EST 2009


what's the difference between "lspcmcia -vvv" when the problem exists, and
when the problem does not appear? Can you read out the CIS via sysfs even
when the problem exists, and is it the same as when the problem does not


On Wed, Dec 23, 2009 at 06:20:24PM +0900, Komuro wrote:
> Hi,
> The problem below is CIS problem 
> and no relation with kernel/resource.c.
> This problem is introduced at kernel 2.6.32 or earlier.
> >but if I connect the 3Com 3c562 and boot the linux,
> >the mac address of 3c562 sometimes becomes ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff.
> >the mac address becomes normal after replugging it.
> >
> >>pcmcia 0.0: pcmcia: registering new device pcmcia0.0
> >>pcmcia 0.1: pcmcia: registering new device pcmcia0.1
> >>0.1: ttyS0 at I/O 0x3f8 (irq = 3) is a 16550A
> >>3c589_cs 0.0: pcmcia: could not parse base and rmask0 of CIS
> >>eth0: 3Com 3c562, io 0x300, irq 3, hw_addr ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff
> >>  32K FIFO split 3:5 Rx:Tx, auto xcvr

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