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Re: 2.4.18-686 kernel, but no PCMCIA

I just spent a good chunk of yesterday trying to fix this problem- after 
switching to testing and doing a dist-upgrade, I was without network.  I
solved it by grabbing the newest version the "pcmcia-cs" package, and
doing a dpkg-reconfigure on it, this time telling it to use the config
files provided by the newer package.  Then I think I did a
"/etc/pcmcia/network restart" and voilla, network was back up.


On Sun, Jul 06, 2003 at 08:36:46PM -0400, Kenneth Jacker wrote:
> When I boot my Dell laptop with the 2.4.18-bf2.4 kernel, my PCMCIA
> card is recognized properly and I can access our local Ethernet.
> When using 2.4.18-686, however, I get the following error message
> during booting and the "eth0" device is "unknown":
>   /lib/modules/2.4.18-686/pcmcia/i82365.o:  unresolved symbol \
>        isapnp_find_dev_R9991be23
> The value of "PCIC" in /etc/default/pcmcia is "i82365".  The board is
> a Xircom.
> When booting into the '686' kernel, the board doesn't appear to be
> recognized.  This is what I see in "/var/log/messages:
>         Linux Kernel Card Services 3.1.22
>            options:  [pci] [cardbus] [pm]
>       ds:  no socket drivers loaded!
> Does anyone know how to get the card functional with 2.4.18-686?
> Maybe I'm missing a module and/or configuration option?
> Thanks,
> --
> Prof Kenneth H Jacker       khj@cs.appstate.edu
> Computer Science Dept       www.cs.appstate.edu/~khj
> Appalachian State Univ
> Boone, NC  28608  USA

Dan Rasmussen
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