Bug 163478 - System freezes when pcmcia wireless card inserted (Lucent Wavelan 802.11b Silver Turbo)
System freezes when pcmcia wireless card inserted (Lucent Wavelan 802.11b Sil...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Dave Jones
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2005-07-17 21:42 EDT by Alexandre Silva
Modified: 2015-01-04 17:21 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-12-07 02:53:25 EST
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Description Alexandre Silva 2005-07-17 21:42:30 EDT
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Description of problem:
When booting, with card inserted, system hangs while activating pcmcia.
After booted, if card is inserted, system hangs too.
I have tried all bios pcmcia configurations possible (PCIC compatible, CardBus/16-bit and Auto select).
My laptop is a Toshiba Satellite 2100CDS, with AMD K6-2 400MHz processor and 288MB  RAM.
No additional kernel module was installed or configure after O.S. installation.
I would appreciate any help.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Insert card
2.Turn on laptop
1.Turn on laptop
2. Insert card after booted

Actual Results:  System freezes.

Expected Results:  PCMCIA card recognized.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Dave Jones 2005-08-26 01:45:45 EDT
Please retry on an errata kernel. 2.6.9 is pretty ancient now, and a lot of
stuff has changed.
Comment 2 Dave Jones 2005-12-07 02:53:25 EST
This bug has been mass-closed along with all other bugs that
have been in NEEDINFO state for several months.

Due to the large volume of inactive bugs in bugzilla, this
is the only method we have of cleaning out stale bug reports
where the reporter has disappeared.

If you can reproduce this bug with current FC3 updates, please
reopen this bug.

If you are not the reporter, you can add a comment requesting
it be reopened, and someone will get to it asap.

If you are not the reporter, but can reproduce this problem against
FC4, please open a new bug.

Thank you.

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