Without log messages, hard to guess
3Com PCMCIA Ethernet Adapter Issues
Why does it take so long to boot? (Karl Thiele)
Date: 1999, Dec 30
From: David Hinds <firstname.lastname@example.org>
There's clearly something strange going on. It might be useful to
post your system log messages. Does the card take equally long to
initialize if you insert it after booting?
Without log messages, hard guess by Karl Thiele, 1999, Dec 30
to: "Without log messages, hard to guess"