PCMCIA Cardbus support?

Uno Engborg uno at webworks.se
Wed Mar 8 23:50:36 UTC 2006

Bill Nottingham wrote:
> Uno Engborg (uno at webworks.se) said: 
>> In FC4 I could just pop in a Flash memory PC card adapter into my PCMCIA 
>> slot
>> and it would detect it would show up in my "Computer" folder as an extra 
>> disk.
>> In FC5 nothing happens, no beeps or anything that indicates that the 
>> card have been inserted.
>> Are there som extra packages apart from the kernel, that is needed to 
>> identify a Cardbus card
>> in FC5?
> What's the output of 'dmesg' after plugging in the card?
> Bill
pccard: PCMCIA card inserted into slot 0
cs: memory probe 0xf0000000-0xf7ffffff: excluding 0xf0000000-0xf7ffffff
cs: memory probe 0xd0200000-0xdfffffff: excluding 0xd0200000-0xd11fffff 
0xd1a00000-0xd41fffff 0xd4a00000-0xd51fffff 0xd5a00000-0xd61fffff 
0xd6a00000-0xd71fffff 0xd7a00000-0xd81fffff 0xd8a00000-0xd91fffff 
0xd9a00000-0xda1fffff 0xdaa00000-0xdb1fffff 0xdba00000-0xdc1fffff 
0xdca00000-0xdd1fffff 0xdda00000-0xde1fffff 0xdea00000-0xdf1fffff 
pcmcia: registering new device pcmcia0.0
Probing IDE interface ide2...
hde: 64MB CTS, CFA DISK drive
ide2 at 0x3100-0x3107,0x310e on irq 3
hde: max request size: 128KiB
hde: 128128 sectors (65 MB) w/4KiB Cache, CHS=1001/4/32
 hde: hde1
ide-cs: hde: Vcc = 3.3, Vpp = 0.0

As you can see the drive seam to get recognized after all. So, actually 
it works a little better than I first thought, at frist.  

However, it still doesn't  show up as a removable device mounted at 
/media/idedisk as it did in FC4. 

Uno Engborg
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