Bug 39296 - reboot hangs when uninstalling netwave_cs module
reboot hangs when uninstalling netwave_cs module
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel-pcmcia-cs (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Dave Jones
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-05-06 23:19 EDT by junk
Modified: 2015-01-04 17:01 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-11-25 03:05:25 EST
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Description junk 2001-05-06 23:19:42 EDT
Description of Problem:
    with Xircom Credit Card Netwave wireless network pcmcia adapter
installed, the shutdown process hangs at the point of shutting
down pcmcia services

How Reproducible: laways	

Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot up with Xircom netwave wireless card installed
2. reboot

Actual Results:

the shutdown process hangs at the point of shutting down pcmcia
card services

Expected Results:
pcmcia should have successfully shut down and the reboot proceed

Additional Information:

I see the following console output when the shutdown hangs:

shutting down pcmcia services ...cardmgr executing network check

and the system is hung

one configuration modification I have made:  I renamed
wireless.opts to wireless.unused.opts because the card does not
initialize when the wireless extensions are enabled.  (its an old

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