Re: compaq 1202, pcmcia trouble

From: Erik Mouw (J.A.K.Mouw@ITS.TUDelft.NL)
Date: Mon Oct 08 2001 - 06:24:06 EST

On Sun, Oct 07, 2001 at 07:24:52PM -0500, Arquimedes Canedo wrote:
> I bought a compaq laptop 1202, I've installed Slackware 8.0, kernel
> 2.4.5.
> I bought a pcmcia realtek 8139 NIC, in windows works fine.
> Donald Becker told me that this might be a pcmcia issue.
> I've tried with kernel 2.2.x and rtl8139.c and I haven't been luckly.

Known issue, you're using a TI 1410 Cardbus bridge and kernel 2.4.5.
Pleas upgrade to a more recent kernel, this was fixed in


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