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Re: dell latitude d600, can't get PCMCIA to work with custom kernel

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  • Peter Wittich
    Also, attached is the kernel config file I ve tried using the latest kernel.org kernel with the software suspend 2 patches. Thanks for any help. Peter On Sun,
    Message 1 of 2 , Jan 3, 2005
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      Also, attached is the kernel config file I've tried using the latest
      kernel.org kernel with the software suspend 2 patches.

      Thanks for any help.

      Peter


      On Sun, 2 Jan 2005 23:14:19 -0600, Peter Wittich
      <peter.wittich@...> wrote:
      > Hi All,
      >
      > I have a Dell Latitude D600 which is a nice laptop. I'm running Fedora
      > on it (currently FC3.) However, I can't get the PCMCIA to work when I
      > build my own kernel. With the stock redhat kernel, it works ok;
      > however, with mine, it hangs hard
      >
      > # service pcmcia start
      >
      > (Hang == nothin' doing, gotta hit the power key for 5 seconds to
      > restart.) This behavior has been since the FC1 series.
      >
      > I've looked at the suggestions on the web, e.g.,
      > http://www.cs.bath.ac.uk/~occ/laptop/ suggests changing the
      > configuration file:
      >
      > > Change /etc/pcmcia/config.opts as follows: from include port 0x100-0x4ff, port
      > > 0x800-0x8ff,port 0xc00-0xcff to include port 0x100-0x4ff,port 0xc00-0xcff
      >
      > Mine was already in the changed state (maybe Fedora comes this way)
      > but it does not work none-the-less. Any suggestions? I've tried to
      > make my kernel .config look like redhat's but so far no luck.
      >
      > Cheers,
      > Peter
      >
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