Re: PCMCIA modem not identified
I made the suggested change but I'm still experiencing the same problem.
Dave Thayer wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 19, 1999 at 01:59:21PM -0400, Richard Weil wrote:
> > I'm running Potato on a Toshiba Tecra 700CT. I've compiled a 2.2.12
> > kernel and the PCMCIA modules using kernel package. The system seems to
> > work fine, except it no longer recognizes my PCMCIA card modem. When I
> > insert the card I get a low beep than a high beep and it loads the
> > memory_cs module (instead of the serial_cs module). When I check
> > /var/run/stab the card is identified as "Anonymous Memory." I've added
> > an entry for the modem in /etc/pcmcia/config and it doesn't help. The
> > modem is a Megahertz XJ2288 V.34 Fax Modem.
> > What I did to install the PCMCIA support was:
> > download pcmcia-cs.tar.gz to /usr/src
> > unpack it -- automatically unpacks in /usr/src/modules/pcmcia-cs
> > after making the kernal image, used make-kpkg [revision name]
> > modules_image
> > after moving the modules from the previous kernel to a different
> > directory, installed the pcmcia-modules .deb
> I had a similar problem, and I found this bit in section 4.4 of the
> If you configure your kernel to load the basic Linux serial port
> driver as a module, you must edit /etc/pcmcia/config to indicate that
> this module must be loaded. Edit the serial device entry to read:
> device "serial_cs"
> class "serial" module "misc/serial", "serial_cs
> Making those changes did the trick.
> your pal dave
> Dave Thayer
> Denver, Colorado USA
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