Bug 56170 - missing bind line in /etc/pcmcia/config
missing bind line in /etc/pcmcia/config
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: 2001-11-13 11:22 EST by Matt Vestal
Modified: 2015-01-04 17:01 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-11-25 03:15:16 EST
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Description Matt Vestal 2001-11-13 11:22:50 EST
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Description of problem:
error message in /var/log/messages:
 test cardmgr[2651]: config error, file './config.opts' line 8: no function

The last device listed in the /etc/pcmcia/config file has no bind
associated with it, causing the cardmgr to not read config.opts.  The
3.1.24 version has the line:
bind "serial_cb"
However, adding that line results in other errors.  Commenting out boh
lines for the Xircom RBM56G Modem is the easiest fix.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.rpm -i kernel-pcmcia-cs-3.1.27-10.i386.rpm
2.edit /etc/sysconfig/pcmcia for "PCMCIA=yes" and "PCIC=i82365"
3./etc/rc.d/init.d/pcmcia start - error shows in /var/log/messages

Actual Results:   test cardmgr[2651]: config error, file './config.opts'
line 8: no function bindings

In /var/log/messages.  Settings in /etc/pcmcia/config.opts are ignored

Expected Results:  /etc/pcmcia/config.opts should've been read and

Additional info:
Comment 1 Matt Vestal 2001-11-13 11:56:04 EST
I indicated that the /etc/pcmcia/config.opts file is not read if the two lines
are not commented out.  I was wrong about that.  The ISA IRQs shown in
/var/log/messages when the PCMCIA service is started do not reflect the excluded
IRQs from /etc/pcmcia/config.opts, and thus made me think that the file was be
skipped over.

There is, however, still a problem with the /etc/pcmcia/config file, though it
is very minor.

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