Re: Multifunction cards functioning... er, multiply?
In a message dated 11/30/99 2:08:04 PM Central Standard Time, MallarJ writes:
> I have a 3CXEM556B, which I can only assume is similar to your
> I can use the modem and the ethernet port at the same time. If I
> recall correctly, the secret involved going into the BIOS setup
> and disabling both (or possibly only one) of the onboard serial
> ports that the laptop already has.
I have the 3CXEM556 card as well, and although I haven't (yet) gotten it set
up to run under Linux, I do have it working under Win95, and have used both
the network and modem jacks simultaneously - and I haven't had to disable the
onboard ports to get it to work.
So - it must be a kernel/pcmcia configuration issue.