Re: sony vaio, does one need a pcmcia card to use the cdrom?
> from some reports I've gotten this is apparently needed?
> I have PCG-R505EL
> Apparently one needs edit the file:
> and include irq exclusions?
There used to be two ways to get the 505's to recgonize the cd, either
the pcmcia / config.opts method you mention, or by passing and hdc=0x38?
to the kernel at boot time.
I can't remember the exact address, should be easily findable from the
linux on laptops page.