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371Re: Suse Linux 8.0 on an Acer TravleMate 620 series

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  • windstreken2001
    Aug 19, 2002
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      Hi, This worked but, when i reboot linux after the install, it hang's
      again at "Kernel PCMCIA Module..."

      What can i do nou, nopcmcia=yes, won't work
      --- In linuxonlaptop@y..., "yomen0208" <webmaster@m...> wrote:
      > just to make sure you realize this, al this does is disable it, if
      > you want to fix the problem here are the sreps(on my dell i8k2 w/
      > suse 8.0):
      > -make sure that PCMCIA is stopped by typing in the command(all this
      > as root or sued in as root) "rcpcmcia stop"
      > -then edit the file "/etc/sysconfig/pcmcia"
      > look for PCMCIA_SYSTEM="kernel" and you want to change the kernel
      > part to external, then look for PCMCIA_CORE_OPTS="" and change that
      > to PCMCIA_OPTS="probe_io=0"
      > -now save and close the file
      > -now rune "rcpcmcia start" and never have to type NOPCMCIA=yes
      > again;-)
      >
      > hope that helps and works right if not let us know and we'll work
      on
      > it:-)
      >
      > -Matt
      >
      > --- In linuxonlaptop@y..., Akkana <akkana@s...> wrote:
      > > > "Maurice Kevenaar" <m.kevenaar@p...> wrote:
      > > > > Don't get into YaST2, The startup screen stops at "Activating
      > > > PCMCIA Devices ......"
      > >
      > > yomen0208 writes:
      > > > at the command before it starts booting, type "linux
      > NOPCMCIA=yes"
      > >
      > > THANK YOU! I was having the same problem since upgrading to
      Redhat
      > > 7.3 on my Vaio (previously 7.1, which didn't have this problem).
      > > I added the line:
      > > append="NOPCMCIA=yes"
      > > to the kernel image in /etc/lilo.conf, reran lilo and my PCMCIA is
      > > happy again.
      > >
      > > ...Akkana
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