Re: 2.4.21 and 2.5.74 freeze on cardmgr start

From: Russell King (
Date: Fri Jul 04 2003 - 04:20:18 EST

On Fri, Jul 04, 2003 at 11:03:29AM +0200, Wichert Akkerman wrote:
> When I start cardmgr I see log messages for IO port probes and than the
> machine is completely frozen:
> Starting PCMCIA services: cardmgr[309]: watching 2 sockets
> cs: IO port probe 0x0c00-0x0cff: clean
> cs: IO probt probe 0x0800-0x08ff:

Can you look in your /etc/pcmcia/config.opts and comment out/exclude
this IO range please?

My guess is that you have some hardware in that range which is taking
offense to pcmcia probing it.

Russell King (                The developer of ARM Linux

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