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Re: Powerbook g3 pcmcia in 2.6.1-ben

On Thu, Jan 15, 2004 at 12:17:08PM +1100, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> On Thu, 2004-01-15 at 01:25, Boudewijn Rempt wrote:
> > On Wed, 14 Jan 2004, david 'fenrus' syk wrote:
> > 
> > > Have anyone gotten the one pcmcia-slot in one of the "pismo" (PowerBook g3,
> > > firewire400) machines working with linux-2.6.1 and ben's patches?
> > 
> > Not even with one of the 2.4 kernels: I always get a kernel panic when I
> > insert my wavelan card.
> You probably have wrong /etc/pcmcia/config.opts
> They have to be set differently depending on the machine model, and it
> seems no distribution ever got that right (of course, debian doesn't
> care and just stuff x86 values in there).
> You need to find port and memory ranges that are on the same bus as
> the PCMCIA controller and that are not already used by anything else,
> using cat /proc/ioports and cat /proc/iomem to pick such ranges.
> Just setup one IO and one memory range and remove all the other
> cruft. Don't use the "old" pcmcia-cs, use the kernel pcmcia code
> with the version of pcmcia-cs built to rely on it (whatever debian
> provides here should be fine)

Maybe it helps. I have set

include port 0x100-0x4ff, port 0x800-0x8ff, port 0xc00-0xcff
include memory 0x90000000-0xA0ffffff

in my config.opts, which works perfectly for 2.4.21 but
crashes 2.6.0-test11. It is also a pismo.

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