Re: Hotplug vs. cardmgr (was: Anyone using Prism54?)
On Wednesday 08 December 2004 02:22, Bill Moseley wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 03, 2004 at 03:41:18PM -0500, paul wrote:
> > thx, i have been perplexed with hotplug as of late and was curious.
> Damn, me too. I followed the suggestion here how to get Prism54
> working and it just worked. (I just plugged in a new USB digital
> camera and it also just worked using hotplug.) It's like magic. Now I
> don't know my machine as well as I did.
> So can anyone explain how hotplug and cardmgr (pcmcia_cs) seem to both
> work? My old Aironet card still works, and that was all setup with my
> pcmcia scripts. But the WG511 card also works and that's handled with
> hotplug. Seems like it should be a conflict between the two systems.
No, because cardmgr specifically checks for the presence of hotplug, and
delegates to hotplug if it is found. Otherwise, there _would_ be a conflict