Bug 91580 - no pcmcia found
no pcmcia found
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Arjan van de Ven
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2003-05-24 17:20 EDT by Paulo Roma Cavalcanti
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:53 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-06-03 06:16:15 EDT
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Description Paulo Roma Cavalcanti 2003-05-24 17:20:21 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.0; Linux 2.4.20 i686) Opera 6.12  [en]

Description of problem:
kernel 2.4.20-13.7

dell inspiron 7500, 512Mb ram

1) from /var/log/messages
module directory /lib/modules/2.4.20-13.7/pcmcia not found.
The directory pcmcia is missing.

2) apmd still broken.
CONFIG_APM_CPU_IDLE=y is wrong. Should be disabled. Otherwise
cannot recover from suspended mode.

3) standard kernel 2.4.20 works perfectly.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. just use the kernel

Actual Results:  no pcmcia found and cannot recover from suspendede mode.

Expected Results:  I should be able to use my cards and close the lid of my laptop.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Robert Lomitola 2003-05-27 03:15:04 EDT
The work around is to create the pcmcia directory at /lib/modules/2.4.20-17.7/ and
then manually add the symlinks to the pcmcia drivers.
Comment 2 Robert Lomitola 2003-05-27 03:18:56 EDT
typo on previous fix should be /lib/modules/2.4.20-13.7/
Comment 3 Arjan van de Ven 2003-06-03 06:16:15 EDT
An errata has been issued which should help the problem described in this bug report. 
This report is therefore being closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files, please follow the link below. You may reopen 
this bug report if the solution does not work for you.


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