Re: Status new-modules + 802.11b/IrDA

From: Jean Tourrilhes (
Date: Thu Dec 12 2002 - 19:22:29 EST

On Thu, Dec 12, 2002 at 01:51:26PM -0800, Benjamin Reed wrote:
> Sorry, I missed the original message.
> As far as the timer message from airo_cs when you try
> to remove the card: This executes some code that is
> pretty much common to all PCMCIA drivers that sets a
> timer to do the actual driver removal asynchronous to
> the REMOVAL event. You can find it in airo_cs.c.
> I'll update the driver.
> I haven't tried the recent 2.5 kernels, so I check if
> I see anything.
> ben

        Well, I said earlier that it was a generic Pcmcia problem,
because I have the same problem with the orinoco driver. But, we need
to separate the noise from the problem (Andrew says that the timer
is only a harmless warning).
        I personally never liked the release timer, and I personally
avoided it in the wavelan_cs driver for a long time (before David
forced me to it). But, anyway at some point this will need to be

        Have fun..

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