Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 124637
PCMCIA won't autoload orinoco_cs
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:43 EST
Description of problem:
When starting my laptop, pcmcia starts without starting the orinoco_cs
module. When I call "service pcmcia restart", it works. This used to
work on FC1 with no problem.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Laptop is a Dell D600 with Pentium-M 1.6 GHz CPU, PCMCIA uses the
I had the same problem with the Netgear MA401 card on my Dell Inspiron
5150. In /etc/modprobe.conf, I had the line "alias eth1 orinoco_cs".
I took out that line completely, reconfigured the card with
system-config-network, and everything works fine now.
I have the same issue on an IBM thinkpad A22m using an Orinoco Gold
card. I removed the alias statement mentioned above and was able to
reconfigure the card with system-config-network.
This was an upgrade from Fedora Core 1 to Fedora Core 2.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 121742 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.